• Computer Science

Professional Learning

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    Educators who joined the 2018-19 Computer Science Cohorts will continue to engage in learning new pedagogy, curriculum, and instructional practices during the quarterly workshops for Computer Science Discoveries (Grades 6-8),  Exploring Computer Science (Grades 9-12), and Advanced Placement Computer Science Principles (Grades 9-12).  Please see the quarterly cohort follow-up dates below:





    Quarter 1


    August  25, 2018

    Quarter 2


    October 20, 2018

    Quarter 3


    January 26, 2019

    Quarter 4


    March 16, 2019


    If you are interested in joining a 2019-2020 cohort, the online application will be accessible through Code.org and will open in January 2019.  If you have any questions, please contact Dawn Guest-Johnson at dmg0923@lausd.net.

LAUSD Celebrates CSED Week

  • CSED Week 2018 During the week of December 3 - 9, 2018, the District will participate in the celebration of Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek), a global movement focused on inviting students to computer science through an Hour of Code.  Will you be organizing a school site event in honor of CSEDWeek? If so, please fill out this form (http://bit.ly/csedweeklausd), so we can promote your event in the Instructional Technology Initiative (ITI) Newsletter and the LAUSD Computer Science Education website. For more ideas on how to organize an Hour of Code, please visit https://csedweek.org/

California State K-12 Computer Science Standards

California State Computer Science Strategic Plan

  • Coldwater Cyn EL The California Computer Science Strategic Implementation Plan was open for public comment from October 1, 2018, through November 9, 2018, at 3:00 pm (PST). For more information on this document, please visit: https://www.cde.ca.gov/pd/ca/sc/cssip.asp.

ISTE Standards For Students

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    The ISTE Standards for Students are designed to empower student voice and ensure that learning is a student-driven process of exploration, creativity and discovery no matter where they or their teachers are in the thoughtful integration of ed tech. There are seven modules for students.

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Computer Science Education Team

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  • CS Professional Learning Catalog Spring 2018

The Status of CS

CS Education Week in LAUSD