Great Plains Summit: July 16th to 17th, 2020

A Beginner's Code Carnival

Session Description

Looking to incorporate Computer Science into your lessons ? Demystify coding with this hands on session ! With Lego, robots, CS First, and numerous other tools, you'll get exposure to a plethora of ways to incorporate coding into your class! Beginner

Session Schedule

View full schedule here

Session Presenter

Jessica L. Williams
Technology Integration Specialist
Manchester Public Schools, CT

Pertinent, high-energy training peppered with laughs is Jessica's forte! She has been providing professional development on technology integration since her early days as a 7-12 Reading and Language Arts teacher. Now a Technology Integration Specialist for Manchester Public Schools in Connecticut, Jess has overseen Chromebook 1:1 deployments at both the high school and middle school levels, provided GSuite training at the district level, and has even spearheaded her district's first MakerSpaces. As head of the Technology Department at Illing Middle School, she has presented at numerous conferences on how to effectively roll out technology in engaging ways.