Hello from the MNCodes Educator Training Program! It has been a busy start to the 2019-20 school year and we have a variety of exciting things to share! Read on to learn more about what we’ve been up to, as well as some upcoming opportunities and some resources that you can take and use right … Continue reading Fall/Winter 2019 Newsletter
Exciting news! Code Savvy's MNCodes Educator Training Program was selected as Minnesota’s official Edison Robot training partner! We are excited to bring the power and impact of computer science through robotics to educators and students across Minnesota! We provide equity-focused, hands-on training for K12 and community educators to develop skills, strategies and ideas for integrating … Continue reading Edison Robots MN Training Partner
Save the Date! The 5th annual Code Savvy MNCodes Summit is set for: Saturday, May 16th, 2020 University of Minnesota - Twin Cities Join us at the 2020 MNCodes Summit for a hands-on day of learning and sharing about K-12 computer science education! Participate in innovative, equity-focused sessions shared by experienced educators, connect with other … Continue reading Save the Date & Spread the Word!
Well, you did it! You made it through another school year, and the day you dreamed about during that April snowstorm is finally here! Congratulations to you and educators everywhere, and thank you for the difference you make in students’ lives each and every day. We wish you a summer full of much deserved relaxation, recharging and renewal! Before … Continue reading H.A.G.S.! 🌞
The MNCodes Summit is quickly approaching -- check out a few reasons we can’t wait for this awesome event! And, if you’re not yet registered, there’s still time! Click here to get your ticket. Our Sched is live! The MNCodes Summit will feature over 30 hands-on sessions offered by a variety of CS educators from … Continue reading MNCodes Summit: Less Than 2 Weeks Away!
Registration is now open for the 2019 MNCodes Summit! Join us for the 4th annual MNCodes Summit on May 16th, 2019 at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus. Early bird registration is available through 3/31/19. Registration includes lunch & light refreshments and a cool Summit t-shirt. The aim of this Summit is to provide a space … Continue reading MNCodes Summit: Register Now!
The call for session proposals is now open for the upcoming MNCodes Summit! Please consider submitting a proposal to share about the amazing work you are doing to expand computer science learning opportunities for your students -- also, please help us to spread the word to others who you think should submit a proposal! Session Information: … Continue reading Call for Proposals: 2019 MNCodes Summit
Happy New Year! With every new year comes new opportunities. So looking into 2019, we're more excited than ever! Here are some of the reasons why... Code Savvy Educator program’s goals and resolutions for 2019: Continue to expand and connect the network of K-12 computer science educators from across MN (and beyond!) through … Continue reading Goals for 2019
2018 TIES Conference The Code Savvy Educators team had a blast presenting at the TIES Conference last week and especially enjoyed the opportunities to network with many other Minnesota and midwest computer science educators! Our team's TIES sessions focused on Makerspace 102 - next steps once you have decided to start a makerspace, and an … Continue reading December 2018 Recap
Fall 2018 marked some exciting new changes for the Code Savvy Educators program! In August, we welcomed a new group of amazing K-12 educators as part of our 4th annual MN Coding in the Classroom Leadership Cohort. We also launched a new MNCodes Professional Trainers initiative to match the expertise of our MNCodes Cohort alumni with schools and districts who are looking to start or strengthen their K-12 computer science learning offerings.