VDOE Computer Science Instruction Plan Writer Request

8 January, 2020

The VDOE is asking computer science leaders and instructional specialists to assist in the writing of Computer Science Instructional Plans (CSIPs). These instructional plans will be developed to support teachers as they integrate Computer Science instruction. When recommending teachers, the VDOE would like you to consider the following: 1. Experience: we would prefer that teachers […]

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Betting Big On Tech 2019, Thank You Solvaria!

12 December, 2019

Solvaria was able to make a $32,000 donation after their third annual 2019 Betting Big on Tech Charity Casino Night. We’re appreciative of the efforts of Solvaria to host this exciting event for us, and especially appreciative of the sponsors, friends, and supporters of Solvaria and CodeVA that made the night an enjoyable experience for […]

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CS Education Week 2019: K-12 Computer Science Competition

28 October, 2019

Are you ready to let your students shine? The Virginia Department of Education, The Science Museum of Virginia, and Code Virginia are hosting a competition open to all Virginia students during CS ED Week! We want to know about your K-12 students relationship to Computer Science in their neighborhood. We encourage students to address the […]

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Toshiba America Foundation: Call for Teacher Grant Applications

30 September, 2019

Wanted: Classroom Innovators! Toshiba America Foundation accepts applications from teachers who are passionate about making science and mathematics more engaging for their students. The foundation awards grants of up to $1,000 to K-5th grade (and above or below $5,000 to 6-12th grade) public or private nonprofit schools in support of hands-on science or math education projects. The […]

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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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