Computer Science Education

Computer Science

Resources, training, and support for fostering robust computer science learning and effective standards compliance

Questions about computer science in education or Illinois CS standards?

Contact Brian Bates
Director of Professional Learning
bbates@ltcillinois.org

Bringing Computer Science Education to the Forefront

As K-12 schools around Illinois built and bolster their computer science curriculum, the LTC is ready to support individual and district-wide initiatives with cost-effective trainings and up-to-date resources.

Through our partnerships and connections to computer science (CS) educators across the state, we strive to make integrating CS learning and achieving standards-based compliance an empowering experience for all educators and school districts.

Check out some of our upcoming CS-focused professional learning events to learn more!

Computer Science Education for Illinois Schools

The Learning Technology Center is here to provide you with the most up-to-date information regarding the new legislation and computer science education requirements in Illinois. Learn more about how your district can move towards implementing a computer science program for your students.

Resource

Computer Science Resource Database

Upcoming Data Privacy Events

Feb 26

CS Fundamentals – Virtual

February 26 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Code.org Regional Partnership

Through our Code.org partnership, Illinois educators can obtain high-quality CS professional development and curricular resources – often for little-to-no cost. You can also develop the expertise needed make CS learning accessible at any grade level using their ever-growing library of projects and teaching tools.

More than two million teachers have brought CS learning to their classroom through Code.org. Learn more about how Code.org can help you and your district grow CS teaching capacity starting today.

Registration is now open for summer 2022 Code.org workshops and cohorts. Click here for more information and to register!