First Annual Philadelphia CS (Computer Science) Principles Showcase – May 14

Posted by Jump Start Philly CS4All on May 10, 2022

The First Annual Philadelphia CS Principles Showcase will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2022, 9 AM – 1 PM at The Quorum, 3675 Market Street (Philadelphia Science Center) adjacent to Drexel’s College of Computing & Informatics.

Planned activities:

  • A panel for teachers: “The Voices of Experience: best practices from CSP Teachers”
  • 10-minute “Lightning Talks” from teachers about projects that have gone well in their classes.
  • Performance Tasks submitted by students for their AP CS Principles exam.Tips for recruiting students (and/or recruiting a diverse group of students) to take a CS Principles class.
  • How teachers contribute Computational Thinking to their non-CS classes
  • Overview for teachers of some standard CS Curricula, e.g.,, Beauty and Joy of Computing, Mobile CSP
  • Perspectives from teachers who have served as AP CS Principles readers.
  • Preparing teachers for the CS Praxis Exam.
  • Breakfast and Lunch!

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