View Seminar: Coding? Yes, but how do I get started?

Seminar NameCoding? Yes, but how do I get started?
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Seminar Short DescTeachers know that teaching coding is important, but have trouble getting started. This workshop will solve that problem.
Seminar Full DescThis workshop equips K-12 teachers with the tools and knowledge to introduce coding concepts in a fun and engaging way, regardless of their previous coding experience.

Why Coding Matters for Kids:

Develops Problem-Solving Skills: Coding requires breaking down problems into steps, a crucial skill for tackling challenges in all areas of life.
Boosts Creativity: Children use code to build new things, fostering imagination and innovative thinking.
Sharpens Critical Thinking: Coding helps kids analyze situations, identify errors, and develop effective solutions.
Enhances Collaboration: Many coding projects benefit from teamwork and communication.
Future-Proofs Learning: Coding skills are becoming increasingly valuable across various career paths.

This workshop will delve into:

Age-appropriate coding platforms and resources: Explore beginner-friendly tools designed to ignite young minds.
Integrating coding into your curriculum: Discover creative ways to incorporate coding concepts into different subjects.
Engaging activities and lesson plans: Learn interactive exercises to make coding fun and accessible for all students.
Assessment strategies: Gain insights on evaluating coding proficiency in young learners.
Join us and empower your students to become the creators of tomorrow's technology!
Seminar Date09/26/2024
Opening Time8:30 am
Closing Time2:30 pm
Last Day To Register09/25/2024      [ Note: After this date, participation changes can be requested by e-mailing Laurie Sledge ]
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Seminar AudienceAll K-12 teachers
Seminar PrerequisitesBasic understanding of computers
Seminar Topics, Concepts & ResourcesWorkshop will you Scratch ( blockley and some simple syntax coding.
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Seminar ObjectivesExplain the importance of coding education for K-12 students.
Identify age-appropriate coding platforms and resources for their specific grade levels.
Develop lesson plans that integrate basic coding concepts into various subjects.
Design engaging coding activities that promote problem-solving, creativity, and collaboration.
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Assessment of LearningEvaluations and questioning for understanding
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SiteCA BOCES - Southern Tier West
LocationLarge Room and DL Room
Site StatusRegional
Duration6 Hours
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WorkshopCoding? Yes, but how do I get started?
Starting Registration8:00 am
Credit Hours5.50
CTLE EligibleYes
Social Worker Continuing EdNo
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Provider517 - Model Schools
Category517 - Model Schools
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Added ByTim Clarke
Seminar Id9363

CTLE Activities

  • Content


Districts That Can Send Participants

  • Allegany-Limestone Central School
  • Andover Central School
  • Belfast Central School
  • Bolivar-Richburg Central School
  • Cattaraugus-Little Valley Central School
  • Cuba-Rushford Central School
  • Ellicottville Central School
  • Fillmore Central School
  • Franklinville Central School
  • Friendship Central School
  • Genesee Valley Central School
  • Hinsdale Central School
  • Olean City Schools
  • Pioneer Central School
  • Portville Central School
  • Randolph Academy
  • Randolph Central School
  • Salamanca City Schools
  • Scio Central School
  • Wellsville Central School
  • West Valley Central School
  • Whitesville Central School
  • CA-BOCES Admin
  • CA-BOCES Exceptional Education
  • CA Teacher Center

Learning Standards

  • 2 Knowledge of Content and Instruction