CSTA-Arizona Newsletter

January 2023

Arizona CSPDWeek is returning!

CSTA-Arizona is once again organizing a week of computer science professional development for Arizona teachers, featuring several options for K-12 educators. 

Click here to learn more and sign up for email updates!

CSTA-Arizona News & Updates
Upcoming CSTA-AZ Meetups
CSTA-Arizona is hosting several upcoming meetups and events to build community and provide professional development with Arizona CS Educators
Hope to see you there!
ADE January CS Newsletter
The Arizona Department of Education sends a monthly newsletter of CS Education Events - click here to read their January newsletter.
The newsletter is distributed by Alecia Henderson, Computer Science & EdTech Specialist. Click here to sign up for future newsletters.
Girls Who Code Summer Programs

Girls Who Code is committed to delivering free computer science resources to you and your students through Girls Who Code Clubs. You will gain access to:

  • CSTA standards aligned coding lessons in Scratch, p5.js, Swift, and Python with new tutorials in cybersecurity
  • Comprehensive planning resources 
  • Virtual events with tech leaders in the industry
  • GWC swag for each Club member! 

Sign up here to take advantage of benefits from our Clubs program for 3rd-12th graders of all genders.

Girls Who Code also offers several summer opportunities for all students. Click "Read More" to view more about these opportunities!

Four Corners Conference
The Arizona Dept of Education is collaborating with New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado to host a Four Corners Conference for CS Professional Development. Save the date - July 10th and 11th in Farmington, NM. Click here to receive updates on this event, including if/when travel scholarships become available.
Additional CS Opportunities in Arizona
Code N' Play - Winter
Jan 11, 2023
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
CSTA-Arizona Tucson Meet-Up - January 2023
Transplant Pizza
Jan 19, 2023
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
3rd Quarter Scratch Meetup
CREATE at Arizona Science Center
Jan 21, 2023
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
January Maricopa Meetup
Arizona Science Center - CREATE Room
Jan 23, 2023
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
CSTA-Arizona Community Call - February 2023
Feb 07, 2023
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Code.org CS Fundamentals Workshop
Arizona Science Center
Feb 10, 2023
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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