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Intro to Creative Coding with Code.org, Code/Art, MDC, MDCPS and FIU

January 21, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Pre-requisites – Open to all K-12 teachers, no prior coding experience needed

Location – The Idea Center at MDC Wolfson Campus, Building 8, 5th Floor

This is a professional development workshop created by the collaboration of Code.org, Code/Art, MDC, M-DCPS, and FIU. The workshop will have hands on activities such as a lesson using JavaScript and Hour of Code. It will also have information on upcoming coding competitions and additional resources for teachers and students to learn Computer Science.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about teaching Computer Science. Attendees can sign up to join the event at this flyer: 2022-01-21 PD Flyer

Workshop Agenda

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM: Breakfast for early arrivals

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM: Welcome Message, Introductions, and Goal Setting

9:00 AM – 9:15 AM: Account setup for online platforms

9:15 AM – 11:15 AM: Hands on coding lesson using JavaScript provided by Code/Art

11:15 AM – 11:30 AM: Information on student coding competition hosted by Code/Art

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM: Lunch provided on site

12:30 PM – 12:45 PM: Gallery Walk – Sharing projects from the session by Code/Art

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM: Ways to Elevate Your Students

12:45 PM – 1:00 PM: Methods by M-DCPS

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM: Methods by MDC

1:15 PM – 1:30 PM: Methods by FIU

1:30 PM – 1:45 PM: Methods by Code.org

1:45 PM – 3:00 PM: Hands on Hour of Code activity hosted by Code.org

3:00 PM – 3:10 PM: Gallery Walk- Sharing projects from the session by Code.org

3:10 PM – 3:20 PM: Post-PD Support, Implementation and Data Collection

3:20 PM – 3:30 PM: Wrap-up, Questions, and Course Evaluation Form



January 21, 2022
8:30 am - 3:30 pm


The Idea Center at MDC Wolfson Campus, Building 8, 5th Floor
315 NE 2nd Ave Building 8, 5th Floor
Miami, FL 33132 United States


Miami-Dade College
Miami-Dade College
Academy For CS Education