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Friday, November 15, 2013

On November 15, 2013, a meeting organized by ECEP brought together 20 professional development providers in Massachusetts. The group discussed teacher needs and the current training opportunities available for computer science educators--from Massachusetts-grown projects like App Inventor,...

Monday, October 7, 2013

This summer, ECEP helped teachers develop plans to bring Andriod app-making into the classroom through a weeklong introduction to App Inventor. Find out what went on with this write-up from MIT student Joanie, who assisted with this workshop: ...

Monday, September 9, 2013

Atlanta hosted 300 computing professionals, students, and faculty for the STARS Celebration Conference August 15-17, 2013, and ECEP leaders were there to share strategies with the STARS Leadership Corp students who reach out to engage more young people in computing in their regions across the...

Monday, July 29, 2013

Twenty-three computer science teachers from 15 states gathered in mid June for a daylong workshop with leaders of the Expanding Computing Education Pathways (ECEP) Alliance in an effort to identify opportunities to help states improve formal computing education pathways. Held in Quincy, Mass. on...

Thursday, May 9, 2013

Georgia Tech's Institute for Computing Education (ICE) is hosting 3 professional development workshops this summer in Atlanta Georgia.

Getting started with Java - May 28-31st 2013 taught by Crystal Furman and Kyle Justice - both experienced teachers of beginning programming and AP CS A. This...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Computer science (CS) educators in Massachusetts have dozens of workshops to choose from this summer to hone their technology and teaching skills, thanks to the Expanding Computing Education (ECEP) Alliance, the Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA), and other providers. A full...

Thursday, November 15, 2012

ATLANTA – November 15, 2012 – Through a five-year, $6.24 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Massachusetts Amherst will form a partnership to further grow the pipeline of students in U.S. computer science programs...

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