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WeTeach_CS Summit 2022

WeTeach_CS Summit 2022

Date and Time

June 20, 2022 - June 21, 2022

Registration Closes: June 12, 2022, 11:59 a.m.

Location

Sheraton Austin Georgetown Hotel & Conference Center

Event Address

1101 Woodlawn Avenue
Georgetown, Texas 78628

Contact

Contact NameNathalie Beausoleil

Contact Emailnathalie.b@tacc.utexas.edu

Event Description

The WeTeach_CS Summit is a 2-day event which educates, empowers, and inspires K-12 CS teachers, advocates, administrators, professional development providers, university instructors, and policy-makers to advance the goal of CS for All in Texas and beyond. This year’s Summit will be held on the shores of the San Gabriel River at the Sheraton Austin Georgetown Hotel and Conference Center in Georgetown, TX, just outside of Austin (Sheraton Austin Georgetown Hotel & Conference Center). Approximately 300 CS champions will be in attendance.

VIEW THE FULL SESSION SCHEDULE ON SCHED ==> HERE. 

Download the WeTeach_CS Summit Overview Agenda HERE.

COVID-19 Protocols

The WeTeach_CS Summit will be following all COVID protocols put in place by the Georgetown Sheraton. Current protocols do not require proof of vaccination or mask wearing but all Sheraton staff will be masked. Attendees are encouraged to wear masks in crowded areas. If these protocols change due to changing pandemic conditions, all registrants will be notified by email.

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WTCS CHANGE MAKER AWARDS ($750)
The WeTeach_CS (WTCS) Change Makers are teachers, counselors, or administrators who are making an impact in Computer Science education in their community. Nominate your peers to acknowledge their great work!
 
*** NOMINATIONS WITH LETTERS OF SUPPORT ARE DUE BY FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2022 ***
 
2 Teacher awards - Apply here: 2022 WeTeach_CS Change Maker Awards (Teacher)
 
1 Administrator/Counselor award - Apply here: 2022 WeTeach_CS Change Maker Awards (Administrator/Counselor)
 
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WTCS MINI-GRANTS ($1000)
The Mini-Grant Awardees are teachers with fantastic ideas to improve teaching and learning in the classroom. The grants support instructional resources and materials for K-12 Computer Science. Projects include those conducted during after-school activities, summer camps, or in-school programs.

*** DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS EXTENDED TO APRIL 15, 2022 ***

6 Mini-Grants - Apply here: 2022 WeTeach_CS Mini-Grants

 

Certificates of Participation

Certificates stating 14 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 fees cover breakfast, lunch, training materials and a "CS for Y'all" themed T-Shirt. 
Payments are due before this event. 
Refunds: Please view refund policy here
Event limited to 400 participants. 

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EXHIBITORS & SPONSORSHIPS

Click here to register as an EXHIBITOR

Click here to find out about our SPONSORSHIP opportunities

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PARTICIPANTS MUST CREATE A UTEID AND PASSWORD IN ORDER TO REGISTER FOR ANY EVENT.

When you are ready to register, it will ask you to login. You will need to login with your UTEID and password. If you do not remember your UTEID and password you can click on “I forgot my UTEID or password” link. If you need a UTEID created, click on “I need a UTEID” from the login screen (under the orange dot in the center of the page).  For more UTEID information Click here.

Payment Information and Instructions

The only two accepted methods of payments are credit card and check

Paying with a credit card will instantly secure your single registration and/or will grant you immediate access to any purchased seats/codes.

Paying with a check will reserve a spot and/or multiple seats/codes, but these will only become confirmed/active after payment is received and processed by our office. This process may take up to three weeks to occur. You will be notified by email when your payment is received and processed.

An invoice is automatically generated and emailed to you by the system once you have selected “Pay with Check” or “Pay with Credit Card.” A PDF of your invoice is also available on your dashboard. The registration confirmation email will contain all of the necessary information you need to provide to your business offices regarding credit card payment records and check processing instructions.

Checks must be made out to “The University of Texas at Austin” and mailed to the attention of Nathalie Beausoleil, along with the printed invoice, to the address below. 

The University of Texas at Austin
Texas Advanced Computing Center
c/o Nathalie Beausoleil
PRC, ROC 1.101 (R8700)
10100 Burnet Road
Austin, TX 78758-4497

Payment Questions?

Please email Nathalie Beausoleil (nathalie.b@tacc.utexas.eduwith any payment questions you may have.

 

LOGISTICS

Accommodations and Transportation

All participants are responsible for their own transportation and lodging arrangements and payments. If your institution is paying for your lodging, a copy of the Texas Hotel Occupancy Tax Exempt form is provided and should be printed and turned in to your hotel upon arrival. 

Texas Hotel Occupancy Tax Exemption Certificate (PDF)

Room Block Information

A limited Room Block at the Sheraton Austin Georgetown Hotel & Conference Center is available for $102 USD per night.

WeTeach_CS Summit 2022 Hotel Room Dates
Start Date: Sunday, June 19, 2022
End Date: Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Last day to book: Friday, June 3, 2022

===> Book your group rate for WeTeach CS Summit 2022

 
KEYNOTE SPEAKER - AI Literacy: Equipping K-12 Students for the Future
Christina Gardner-McCune, PhD
Associate Professor, Computer & Information Science & Engineering Department
University of Florida
 
SPONSORS
 
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Getting There

Map

Parking is free and available at Sheraton Austin Georgetown Hotel & Conference Center.

Personal Registration

$400

Register for this event and claim your seat immediately.

Registration Access Code

$400 / person

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