Today we did a visit to the Innovation Class at Noblesville High School! Don Wettrick’s classroom doesn’t look like an ordinary classroom. We came in for a visit to Noblesville High School and got to see Don’s Innovation Class. I’m not familiar with many high schools that have an Innovation Class. It reminded me the … Continue reading Day 46 // 5/21/2015 // Indianapolis, Indiana → Chicago, Illinois
Today we ran a workshop at Bunsold Middle School! Today was Wednesday… which meant it was time for another coding workshop! We visited Bunsold Middle School for a technology class. The students have been exposed to some coding with CodeHS, and today we got to continue farther. Most of the students were working on some … Continue reading Day 45 // 5/20/2015 // Columbus → Indianapolis
Today we visited Max S. Hayes High School and Rock River High School! Today, we were in Cleveland, Ohio. We started our day with a visit to Max S. Hayes High School. The students have used CodeHS a little bit so far, and we got to run a workshop to help them to explore SQL … Continue reading Day 44 // 5/19/2015 // Cleveland, Ohio → Columbus, Ohio
Working on the road and driving to Cleveland! We started in Erie and headed to Cleveland, Ohio. We didn’t have a workshop, but did a lot of planning for the week of workshops and school visits ahead!
Niagara Falls Today was another big driving day for Karel the Dog. We started in central New York state and headed towards Niagara Falls. Check out some photos of Karel near the falls. Then we continued on to Erie, Pennsylvania.
drive(); drive(); drive(); Today, Saturday, was another driving day for Karel the Dog and the CodeHS van. We left Vermont and headed west! After a few stops along the way we made it to our break point for the day right outside of Rochester, New York.
Today we had a great visit to Concord High School in Concord, New Hampshire! Today, we got a chance to visit Concord High School, where they are using CodeHS to help teach their computer science classes. I had a great time at the visit here, and got a chance to speak with the teachers at … Continue reading Day 40 // 5/15/2015 // Griswold, Connecticut → Wilmington, Vermont
A driving day for Karel the Dog! Today was another big driving day for Karel the Dog. We left New York City and headed north for more workshops. Where will Karel go next?
A visit to Relay Graduate School of Education and Success Academy! Today we had some more visits around New York City. We visited the Relay Graduate School of Education, as well as Success Academy. Teacher training is a key part of improving access to computer science education and right now we are helping to train … Continue reading Day 38 // 5/13/2015 // New York City
Today we visited North Star Downtown Middle School and the Browning School! We start off the class period with a “Do Now.” A “Do Now” is a short activity to start that class that gets students involved and active right away. Brian Smith is the computer science teacher at North Star Academy Downtown Middle School … Continue reading Day 37 // 5/12/2015 // New York City