Work Fairs 2012

Detailed work fair descriptions (PDF)

Launching your Computer Technology/computer science Program

Harvey Duff (hduff@ualberta.ca)
Jasper Place High School (8950 163 St, Edmonton)
Harry Ainlay High School (4350 111 Street, Edmonton)
Tue-Wed, July 10-11, 2012

This two day work fair is aimed at Junior and Senior High teachers who have either just started or who are interested in starting a Computer Technology (CT) or Computer Science (CS) program in their schools.

Adding Networking to your CSE Program

Gerald Chung (Gerald.Chung@eips.ca)
Bev Facey Community High School (99 Colwill Blvd, Sherwood Park)
Tue-Wed, July 17-18, 2012

This two day work fair is aimed at senior high teachers interested in offering a hardware component in their programs.  It will focus on the high school Cisco Academy Program in general and IT Essentials in particular.

Adding a Robotics Component to your CSE Program

Lance Pederson (Lance.Pedersen@epsb.ca)
Jasper Place High School (8950 163 St, Edmonton)
Thu, July 19, 2012

This one day work fair is aimed at senior high teachers interested in using the RobotC language with the VEX, NXT and RCX robotic platforms.

Using Python as a student language in your CSE Program

Lance Pederson (Lance.Pedersen@epsb.ca)
Jasper Place High School (8950 163 St, Edmonton)
Fri, July 20, 2012

This one day work fair is aimed at senior high teachers interested in using this language at the introductory and intermediate level in CSE.

Assessment in Computer Science Education

Scott Couprie (Scott.Couprie@epsb.ca)
McNally High School (8440 105 Ave, Edmonton)
Mon-Tue, July 23-24, 2012

In this two day work fair, participants will develop assessment standards and practices for the ‘core’ courses in the CSE curriculum. 

Using Python and Java at the Intermediate and Advanced Level in CSE

Gerald Chung (Gerald.Chung@eips.ca)
Bev Facey Community High School (99 Colwill Blvd, Sherwood Park)
Wed-Thu, July 25-26, 2012

This two day work fair will deal with using Python and Java at the Intermediate and Advanced levels in CSE.