Coding Clubs: Engaging Secondary Students in Computer Science
Participate and share : Poster
Sunday, June 23, 11:30 am–1:30 pm
Location: Posters: Level 4, Terrace Ballroom Lobby, Table 31
Learn how providing clubs for students to participate in coding and computer science can help them to develop an interest in technology careers, teach them computational thinking skills, engage them in problem solving and be a lot of fun, too.
|Audience:||Curriculum/district specialists, Teachers, Library media specialists|
|Attendee devices:||Devices useful|
|Attendee device specification:||Smartphone: Windows, Android, iOS
Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Tablet: Android, iOS, Windows
|Focus:||Digital age teaching & learning|
|Topic:||Computer science and computational thinking|
|Subject area:||Computer science|
|ISTE Standards:||For Students:
* Participants will know about resources available to help them start a coding club
*Participants will learn about coding club programs, such as, Girls Who Code, Club Code World, and Google CS First.
* Participants will learn how they can begin facilitating a coding club with little to no computer science experience, however, as a result they will be able to develop skills along with students.