CS First (Computer Science)


Course description

WHAT IS CS-FIRST?

A FREE PROGRAM THAT INCREASES STUDENT ACCESS AND EXPOSURE TO COMPUTER SCIENCE( CS ) EDUCATION THROUGH AFTER- SCHOOL , IN-SCHOOL , AND SUMMER PROGRAMS

 

TRAINING DETAILS

A HANDS ON INTRODUCTION TO GOOGLE 'S CS FIRST PROGRAMME TO HELP EDUCATORS SETUP
A CLUB .   ALL CLUB MATERIALS ARE THEME BASED AND PROVIDED FOR FREE.

'No computer science experience required to setup a club. CS First provides lesson plans and video materials to introduce students to computer science using Scratch. Club leaders facilitate student learning rather than teaching computer science concepts (although that's discouraged)'. For more information, visit www.cs-first.com/start-club

 

The ideal age group for this project is 9 to 14 years so the evening is suitable for teachers of both upper primary school and 1st and or 2nd year post primary students.

Category Primary and Post-Primary
Date Tuesday 17 October 2017 - Tuesday 17 October 2017
Time 7-9pm
Presenters Edmond Hussey cbc ict
Code COMM1026
Fee €0.00
Venue Cork Education Support Centre, Cork
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