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  • Computer Science Education Week

Each year, the Instructional Technology Initiative (ITI) celebrates Computer Science Education Week (CSEd Week) to amplify awareness of and expand access to CS course for all students. To see the various ways we engage students, families, and school leaders, take a look at our previous efforts throughout the years.

December 2020

Instructional Technology Initiative's Computer Science
Education Week Professional Development and Showcase
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Format Time Event
Grounding Activities
1 hour
9:00 a.m. - 9:25 a.m.
  • Welcome and Inclusion Activity by Sophia Mendoza, Director of Instructional Technology Initiative
  • Opening Remarks
    • Alison Yoshimoto-Towery, Chief Academic Officer
    • Other VIPs
9:25 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
  • Grounding Activities
    • CSEd Video
    • The What and Why of Computer Science Education in L.A. Unified
    • L.A. Unified Participation in CSEd
9:50 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
  • Overview of Exploration Activities
    • CSEd Showcase
    • Zoom Breakout Links
Exploration and Application Activities
1 hour
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Exploration and Observation of Classroom Instruction
    • TBD: Individual School Name, Description of Classroom Instruction, and Zoom info
    • (same for 30 other schools)
Reflection and Closing Activities
30 minutes
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • Feedback and Debrief
  • CS Call to Action
  • Closing and Evaluation

December 2019

December 2018

December 2017