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Secretary Of Education Visits HCPS

9 May, 2019

HARRISONBURG — Virginia Secretary of Education Atif Qarni visited Harrisonburg High School on Wednesday to learn about the computer science program offered at the school. Qarni later visited Bluestone Elementary, stopping by classrooms and discussing student-centered instructional practices with teachers and the school’s leadership team. Computer science teachers Perry Shank and Jon Stapleton, along with Harrisonburg […]

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CS ED Week Launch “Just the Beginning”

6 December, 2018

Monday CodeVA kicked off Computer Science Education Week in the Commonwealth. The theme this year was “Mission Possible: Cybersecurity,” recognizing the information security industry. 206 Richmond Public School students were in attendance on Monday, along with Legislators, CEO’s, and representatives from other supportive organizations in the Commonwealth. To read more about the event please visit […]

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Virginia Governor Kicks Off Computer Science Education Week in Virginia

3 December, 2018

Proclaiming December 3–9, 2018 as Computer Science Education Week in Virginia, today the Governor of Virginia and administration officials to kick off a series of events designed to encourage students of all ages to get interested in computer science, and expand opportunities for computer science education in all parts of the Commonwealth. Computer Science Education […]

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RPS + CodeVA + MIT = Project GUTS

1 November, 2018

A Partnership Meant to Happen:  This past Summer a cohort of twelve Science teachers from 6 RPS Middle Schools embarked on a journey to Integrate CS into the Science Classroom. This journey is made possible through a collaboration between the MIT Scheller Teacher Education Program, CodeVA and Richmond Public Schools. RPS was selected as the second […]

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CodeVA Digital App MakerSpace:

Makerspaces are collaborative work spaces filled with tools – from high-tech to no-tech – often in schools or libraries where all are invited to make, learn, explore and share that uses high tech to no tech tools. Late this November, CodeVA turns its downtown location into an app makerspace for building, creating and developing digital […]

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CodeVA Forming Working Groups

30 October, 2018

CodeVA is constantly improving our work, and our resources to be as beneficial to the teachers we train. The best way we can do this is to include teachers in our process. Understanding this, we have consistently had teachers as part of program development. Now we are look to take this Idea to the next […]

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CodeVA Facilitator Apprenticeship Program: Now Taking Applications

29 October, 2018

Passionate about CS in the K12 classroom? Are you a great facilitator or engaging instructor? Apply for a CodeVA Facilitator Apprenticeship. We are currently looking to expand our facilitator numbers as we continue to expand our reach across the state. We are looking for enthusiastic and engaging facilitators who are creative self starters and have […]

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