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CS4EDU Teacher Workshop

Are you teaching AP computer science? Have questions about the best approaches? Wondering where the field is going?

Join your colleagues and Purdue educators to examine the changing face of high school computer science education. The Purdue Computer Science Department and College of Education are developing a new endorsement for teaching computer science in the high schools.1)

We seek your input on the proposed endorsement, the challenges you face, and your ideas for the future of high school computer science education.

  • When: Saturday, November 21, 2009, 10:00 - 3:00
  • Where: Lawson Computer Science Building, 3102 (3rd floor), Purdue University, 3rd and University, West Lafayette, Indiana


9:30 - 10:00 Registration (Lawson Lobby) Mindy Hart
10:00 - 10:15 Welcome & Status of CS Undergraduate Education Susanne Hambrusch
10:15 - 10:45 CS AP: Realities and Plans Steve Cooper, Susanne Hambrusch
10:45 - 11:15 Project CS4EDU Overview Tim Korb, James Lehman
11:15 - 11:20 Breakout set-up
11:20 - 12:20 Breakout sessions Tim Korb, AG Rud
12:20 - 1:10 Lunch
1:10 - 1:40 Alice Demo Steve Cooper
1:40 - 2:30 Breakout summaries, Q&A on CS4EDU Chris Hoffmann, Aman Yadav
2:30 - 3:00 Wrap-up Susanne Hambrusch

Please register by November 16 at

Travel and Parking Information

Running VPython Using PyScripter

The workshop is made possible through the generosity of State Farm and funding from the National Science Foundation.
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