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VIRTUAL - Introduction to Programming

VIRTUAL - Introduction to Programming

Date and Time

June 3, 2020 - June 5, 2020

Registration Closes: May 28, 2020, midnight

Location

VIRTUAL

Event Address

Zoom info will be emailed 4 days prior the virtual meeting.

Contact

Contact NameNathalie Beausoleil

Contact Phone512-232-6208

Contact Emailnathalie.b@tacc.utexas.edu

Event Description

This session is full.

This virtual introductory programming class will provide teachers with foundational knowledge in coding using the trinket.io platform, and will encompass transitioning from block to text based coding.

Certificates of Participation - Certificates stating 21 hours of Continuing Professional Education hours (CPE credits) earned will be sent electronically after the participant has completed the online course evaluation. Any questions about certificates should be directed toward the contact person listed on this page.

Registration Notes -
  Registration fee include training materials (e-book and an upgraded trinket.io account).
  Refunds will not be issued for cancellations or those not in attendance.
  Event limited to 45 participants.

Registration or Payment Questions?

Registration and payment instructions can be found during checkout or here.

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Logistics

Zoom info will be emailed 4 days prior the virtual meeting.

We will have instruction daily from:

9 am to 11:10 am with one 10 minute break, (40 min. lunch break)

11:50 am to 2 pm with one 10 minute break, 

2 pm to 3 pm open time for questions.


Day 1: Block programming.
Morning:
   - Intro and Computational Thinking
   - Intro Block programming
Afternoon:
   - Turtle Block Programming
   - Truth Values and Conditionals

Day 2: Python
Morning:
   - From Blocks to Code
   - Intro to Python
Afternoon:
   - Lists
   - For Loops 

Day 3: Python
Morning:
   - If Statements
   - While Loops
Afternoon:
   - While Loops
   - Functions
 

Schedule

This event is from 9am-3pm.

 

Getting There

VIRTUAL

Personal License

Personal Registration

$450

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Multiple User License

Registration Access Code

1+ People:
$450/ person

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