Inclusive Teaching in CS Professional Development

URI Provides Professional Development that prepares a certified teacher to incorporate Inclusive Teaching in CS practices in a computer science classroom.

  • The PD makes no assumptions about the background of the teacher, except that they are are willing to learn.
  • The PD is targeted to middle and high school CS teachers, other educators may inquire about about participating.
  • The cost of PD is $1,000 per participant paid to URI by the school/District/teacher.
  • Scholarship funding is available for RI public school educators to attend at no cost.
    This scholarship funding also includes a $500 stipend provided by URI to each educator who completes all PD training requirements.
  • Seats are limiited and PD sessions will be closed when the maximum is reached.

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2021/22 PD Schedule:

URI is offering two sections of this PD training for the 2021-22 school year. More sections may be added based on demand. Each section is comprised of a six week online course.

Topic Date Time Where
[FULL] Inclusive Teaching in CS - Section 1 Sept 13 - Oct 22, 2021Asynchronous Online
Inclusive Teaching in CS - Section 2 Jan 31 - March 11, 2022Asynchronous Online

Meeting dates/times are subject to change - please check this page for updates.