"Contact information - so students can get in touch
Class Announcements - to share what’s going on
Shoutouts - to recognize hard work
Grades or Mastery Tracking - to share progress
Study Guides - to promote study habits
Classwork / Homework - for kids to keep up
Extra Credit or Accelerated - for kids to advance themselves
Helpful Links (content, videos, tools) - to expand opportunities"
"Code.org’s Computer Science Principles (CSP) curriculum is a course designed around the AP Computer Science Principles Framework. It becomes an official AP® course in the 2016-17 school year. CS Principles is designed to be a one-year, rigorous course for high school students that mirrors an introductory non-majors CS course. "
"Find information, strategies, protocols, and tools -- including resources and downloads from teachers and schools – to promote curiosity and engage students in asking questions, thinking critically, and solving problems.
"Check out our Scope & Sequence tool to find age-appropriate lessons that address digital literacy and citizenship topics for your classroom. Browse by grade band or click a category to highlight the lessons that address that topic. From professional development materials, to student interactives, to lessons and assessments, and family outreach materials, our comprehensive curriculum is turnkey to implement."
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"EL Education has named three key attributes of high-quality work: complexity, craftsmanship, and authenticity. The descriptions are intended to provide educators with common vision and terminology as they engage in using student work to improve teaching and learning, be it shorter task work or products that are the result of long-term projects."