Nextech has partnered with Code.org to bring nationally recognized K-12 curriculum and professional development to high school and middle school classrooms in Indiana. Our program supports teachers with diverse backgrounds. Whether new to teaching computer science or those with several years experience, this program promotes growth in teaching practice and provides space to become comfortable with the curriculum and associated teaching strategies.
Code.org’s K-5 courses blend online, self-guided, and self-paced tutorials with “unplugged” activities that require no computer at all! Even kindergarten-aged pre-readers can participate.Register Now
Integrating CS focuses on curriculum that both aligns with Indiana's 6-8 standards and introduces students to the 5 core concepts of CS using lessons incorporated into existing coursework.Register Now
This introductory course covers a range of topics, including programming, physical computing and data. Students engage with CS as a medium for creativity, communication and problem solving.Request Info
This rigorous, engaging, and approachable course explores many of the big, foundational ideas of computing so that all students understand how these concepts are transforming the world we live in.Request Info
The SCRIPT — the Strategic CSforALL Resource & Implementation Planning Tool — is a framework to guide teams of district administrators, school leaders, and educators through a series of collaborative visioning, self-assessment and goal-setting exercises to create or expand upon a computer science education implementation plan for their students.
SCRIPT workshops bring together teams from school districts where participants are led through exercises to help them idenfity appropriate resources and partners, create working groups to support computer science initiatives, and identify short term goals to make progress on the CS efforts of your district.Learn More
Nextech proudly partners with Code.org to deliver world-class computer science education curriculum and professional development to schools across Indiana. Code.org® is a non-profit dedicated to expanding access to computer science, and increasing participation by women and underrepresented minorities. The organization’s vision is that every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science, just like biology, chemistry or algebra.Learn more about Code.org
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