Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships in K-8 Integrated Computer Science Education

Date: 

October 20, 2017 - 12:00pm

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Talk Description: 

This presentation will provide an overview of the NSF-funded research on integrated K-8 computer science (CS) instruction for academically diverse learners, including those with disabilities. This work represents a collaboration between researchers at the University of Illinois and Cornell Tech as well as practitioners in Champaign Unit 4 School District. A brief overview of the following areas will be presented: Integration of CS into mathematics and other content areas, the Collaborative Computing Observation Instrument (C-COI), pedagogical approaches that support student learning, and future research directions.

Location: 
Classroom 201
505 East Green St.
61820 Champaign , IL
Video: 

Fall 2017 MSTE Friday Lunch - Researcher-Practitioner Partnerships in K-8 Integrated CS Education