Today's MessagePosted: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Computer Science for All in Western New York Conference: October 13
Buffalo State will host CS4ALL in WNY, a free computer science conference sponsored by Google for in-service secondary school teachers in Western New York, on Friday, October 13, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. With the goal of broadening participation in computing, the conference will introduce secondary school teachers to computer science in the areas of big data and data analytics, including a talk and demonstration of data analysis using drones. Participants will have the opportunity to attend a hands-on workshop on robotics or video game design. The state of computer science in secondary schools in the country and in Western New York in particular will be addressed. If you know of any high school mathematics, science, or technology teachers who might be interested in attending, please encourage them to visit the cs4hs.buffalostate.edu/ website and register for conference.