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E3 Summer Training at Thompson High School
June 18, 2019 @ 8:00 am - June 21, 2019 @ 3:30 pm
Please review the E3 Summer Training Pathway to determine which training you should attend.
Year 1 & Year 2
A+ College Ready E3 Summer Training provides educators with content-based, pedagogy-driven, teacher-to-teacher training, designed to Equip teachers with the methods, tools, and resources needed to Empower students to be engaged and motivated learners so that we may Expect More for education in Alabama! The curricula and strategies covered in this four-day training have been designed to increase rigor in the classroom for all children. Attendance at this training will meet a program/pipeline school teacher’s requirement for Year 1 or Year 2 training and make him/her eligible for a 2019-20 Letter of Agreement (LOA). Teachers who attend this training event will receive:
– Specialized training designed by expert educators for teachers of any level.
– Full access to rigorous classroom-ready lessons.
– Vertical alignment across grade levels.
– Ongoing support from expert educators.
Please review the Registration Fee Schedule and Cancellation Policy
Year 3 – Computer Science – June 18th & 19th OR June 20th & 21st
Hands on Python Programming with CodeSpace and Physical Computing
Thanks to our friends at Huntsville-based Firia Labs, we are offering an opportunity for teachers to attend a 2-day training session on the use of CodeSpace, the premier Python development platform for learning and making with the micro:bit. This 2-day workshop is designed for all teachers interested in providing an opportunity for their students to learn to program micro:bits in Python using the CodeSpace platform. This is a great year 3 training for AP Computer Science Principles teachers, form both program and non-program schools. This training is available, at no cost, to all Alabama public school computer science teachers who are interested in enhancing their knowledge and learning an exciting and engaging way to teach their students computer science. All Alabama public school teachers who attend this training will also be provided with a Jumpstart Kit from FiriaLabs to take back and use in their classroom. More information about Firia Labs and their products can be found HERE.