Resources for YOU
Beyond the specific programs called out below, Code.org has compiled a thorough list of elementary, middle, and high school educator CS resources, including prices and professional development.
Microsoft Philanthropies TEALS (Technology Education and Literacy in Schools) helps high schools throughout the US and British Columbia, Canada build and grow sustainable computer science programs. In its proven program, TEALS pairs trained computer science professionals from across the technology industry with classroom teachers to team-teach computer science. Industry volunteers and partner teachers create a ripple effect, impacting the students they teach, and the many students who will study CS in the future.
Code.org® is a nonprofit dedicated to expanding access to computer science in schools and increasing participation by women and underrepresented minorities. Our vision is that every student in every school has the opportunity to learn computer science, just like biology, chemistry or algebra. Code.org provides the leading curriculum for K-12 computer science in the largest school districts in the United States and Code.org also organizes the annual Hour of Code campaign which has engaged 15% of all students in the world.
Wisconsin Project Lead The Way is a nonprofit organization that provides a transformative learning experience for K-12 students and teachers across the nation. PLTW's activity-, project-, and problem-based (APB) instructional design centers on hands-on, real-world activities, projects, and problems that help students understand how the knowledge and skills they develop in the classroom may be applied in everyday life.
Wisconsin has developed thorough Computer Science K12 State Standards. These are meant to be a resource for schools regardless of what stage your CS program (or lack thereof) is at. Learn more and access the standards HERE.