Teachers at Youth Code Jam
Youth Code Jam is a TEA-approved provider of continuing professional education. Our TEA Continuing Professional Education Provider Number is #902-492.
T3: Teacher Tech Toolkit
Introducing project-based technology projects to teachers.
Friday - Sunday, June 7-9, 2019
CIVTECH SA Startup Weekend: Teacher Externship
Five teachers will join us for three days of fully immersive project based learning in tech entrepreneurship. Learn the entrepreneurial mindset and how to develop a company from the ground up with entrepreneurs from across Texas. This is the real thing, y’all. Real people. Real companies. Real work. Real fun. Cost: Free, includes all meals
September 7, 2019
Intro to Contextualized Coding for the Elementary School Classroom: Beyond the Hour of Code
Join us for a full day of contextualized coding for the 3rd through 5th grade classroom.We’ll cover how to take code out of its CS silo and integrate it across core curriculum. We’ll cover scratch, micro:bits and more. Cost: Free, lunch on your own
November TBD, 2019
Teacher Jam: Prepare for the Hour of Code with all kinds of coding activities for K12 students
Imagine our Community Code Jam, but just for teachers. Explore with us at a dozen different coding stations with a dozen different coding languages.
Youth Code Jam provides hands-on experiences with teachers using a variety of block-based and text-based coding languages and physical computing devices, helps them design activities around lesson plans across curriculum and helps them understand the computational thinking mindset.
Interested in having Youth Code Jam come to your city or school to do training? Contact us.
Check back here or on our event calendar for our 2019 training calendar for our professional development workshops.
Available Topics for Workshops: Contact us for more information about bringing our workshops to your school.
Mobile app design
Lit*Bits: coding with a literary twist
Elementary School Coding Clubs
DIY Family Jams
DIY Coding/Cybersecurity Escape Rooms
Lending Library (available for loan to current school teachers)
Merge VR Goggles and Cubes
Interested in having Youth Code Jam come to your city, school or district to offer teacher professional development? Contact us.