URI Provides Professional Development that prepares a certified teacher to deliver the Intro to Computing and Data Science course.
RI educators successfully completing this PD will become eligible to offer this course for concurrent enrollment. See the Concurrent Enrollment Program for details on student requirements.
URI offers one PD training for the 2021-22 school year. It is comprised of a 5-day Summer Workshop, four follow-up workshops, and additional online training. Those doing this PD must attend all sessions in this schedule.
|5-Day Summer Workshop: Teaching Intro to Computing and Data Science||Mon July 12, 2021 - Fri July 16, 2021||8:30a - 4:30p each day||Virtual|
|Follow-up Workshop 1||Wed August 18, 2021||9am - 2pm||Virtual|
|Follow-up Workshop 2 *optional*||Wed Oct 20, 2021||3pm - 4:30pm||Virtual|
|Follow-up Workshop 3||Wed Jan 12, 2022||3pm - 4:30pm||Virtual|
|Follow-up Workshop 4||Wed May 11, 2022||3pm - 4:30pm||Virtual|
Meeting dates/times are subject to change - please check this page for updates.
In the event that a workshop needs to be rescheduled (due to weather or other unforeseen event), makeup workshops will be held one week after the original workshop date.
This is a virtual workshop that requires live video conferencing.