Dates: June 27 - July 22, 2016; Format: fully online or in a blended format
The blended format combines face-to-face time instruction during the first and fourth week with online instruction during the second and third week. Face-to-face instruction schedule:
First & Fourth Weeks: June 27 - July 1 and July 18 - 22
Time: 9 AM - 3 PM, Monday through Friday (lunch included)
Location: UNH STEM Discovery Lab, UNH Manchester, 88 Commercial Street, Manchester
Mobile CSP course is hosted on Google Course Builder and structured with two branches:
Classroom Support: Program leadership team will provide support throughout the school year with just-in-time learning development on CS pedagogy, live hangouts for teams of 3-5 teachers, and three mini-workshops for more practice with lessons and projects. Loaned devices for classroom use will be provided by the UNH STEM Discovery Lab’s Lending Library.
Equipment: Each teacher will receive one Android tablet for use in the PD and their classroom.
Stipend: Accepted teachers will receive a $1,000 stipend for completing the summer course and a $500 stipend for teaching computational content and practices during the school year and assisting with the collection of research data.
To be considered for the NH-CS4HS PD, applicants should meet the following criteria:
Completion of the four-week PD course, approximately 30 hours per week requiring:
Integrate Mobile CSP curriculum elements into a designated course to engage students with computational practices relevant to creating and reflecting upon personally and socially useful mobile apps
The application requires answering some brief questions about yourself and your background. Please note that there is a limited number of spaces. The deadline for applying is June 15, 2016.
Acceptance will be made on a rolling, first-come-first-served basis. Notifications will be sent out no later than June 17.
Completed applications submitted after the deadline will be reviewed within 24 hours, after which acceptance decisions will be communicated immediately.
Questions? Please email Mihaela Sabin at firstname.lastname@example.org
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