The CSAwesome PDs cover Units 1-6 in the summer and Units 7-10 in the academic year. Depending on which summer PD you are participating in, you may be completing only some of the units. The tables below outline the units covered in each PD format and the expected number of hours based on experience level. Further expectations for the PD are outlined below.
Immersion (experienced w/ Java): ~45 hrs of Summer PD + Academic Year activities
Extended (new to Java): ~65 hrs of Summer PD + Academic Year activities
SUMMER PD EXPECTATIONS:
SUMMER PD OUTCOMES:
Be introduced to Java and Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Become familiar with the AP Framework
Utilize the CSAwesome e-book on Runestone Academy and CSAwesome lesson plans to teach AP Java
Participate in a Professional Learning Community (PLC)
Understand CS pedagogy including inclusive and equitable instructional strategies for delivering computer science content
Complete the CSAwesome pre-test and pre-survey
Participate in all required video conference meetings
Successfully complete at least 80% of all assigned PD activities
Complete the CSAwesome post-test and post-survey
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