CSTA-AZ Fall MeetUp

CSTA-AZ Fall MeetUp

When? October 20th - 8:15 AM - 1:00 PM

Where? University of Arizona - Gould Simpson Building 9th Floor

Parking available in the Sixth Street Garage, then a short walk north to the Gould Simpson Building.

Why? Our goal is to support K-12 Computer Science Teachers in Arizona by providing a community of colleagues to share resources and classroom strategies, connect teachers with regional and statewide supports, and provide opportunities for professional growth around classroom resources, CS content, and CS-specific pedagogy. Any Computer Science stakeholders in Arizona are invited to attend this event.

How Much? Thanks to our volunteers & sponsors below, this event is free!

Count Me In! Awesome! Please RSVP Here so we know you're coming (and so we make sure we have enough food!)

Our Sponsors

Thanks for helping keep this event free and for supporting K-12 Computer Science teachers in Arizona!

Keynote Address

Alexis Harrigan

Alexis Menocal Harrigan serves as Director of State Government Affairs at Code.org where she works with law and policy-makers in multiple states to expand access to computer science education. Based in Colorado, Alexis' career in education policy spans local, state and federal levels. Alexis will speak to the recently released State of Computer Science Education report commissioned by CSTA and Code.org, addressing the strides that Arizona has been taking to increase access to Computer Science in schools and what we can do to promote & spread awareness in our communities

Breakout Session Schedule

CSTA-AZ Meetup Schedule - Oct 20th

What Sessions Should I Attend If I...

Teach Middle or Elementary School?

  • Affinity Group: VEX Robotics
  • Definitely Don't Miss: Hands-On: Edison Robotics
  • Resources to Support Equity in CS Teaching & Recruiting
  • The Keynote Address from Alexis Harrigan

Teach a CTE Class?

  • Definitely Don't Miss: Active Learning in the CS Class
  • SPARK App League
  • Affinity Group: CyberPatriot
  • The Keynote Address from Alexis Harrigan

Am an Administrator?

  • Affinity Group: VEX Robotics
  • SPARK App League
  • Resources to Support Equity in CS Teaching & Recruiting
  • Definitely Don't Miss: The Keynote Address from Alexis Harrigan

Thanks to Everyone Who Attended!

CSTA-AZ Photos

Wanna get in touch with the person who manages this website & organized the event?

Contact Daniel Schneider - dschneider@amphi.com