The focus of this online course is to assist you in learning to code with tools and resources that are appropriate for elementary students. The purpose of the course is for you to adapt these tools and resources for your own use in the classroom. It is an introductory course intended to build your capacity for both online and offline coding with your students.
The course content explores the use of various online tools and apps and makes suggestions for best use. What’s more, it provides you with access to curated content that includes blogs, books, and videos that can extend your learning.
Why Learn with TCEA?
- Our courses are streamlined for efficient and lasting learning.
- We share ideas and resources that you won’t be able to find anywhere else.
- We also offer ideas and techniques based on years of experience in professional development, integrating educator feedback to always meet the needs of course participants.
Self-Paced Online Course
Coding in the Elementary Grades is a self-paced, online program. Participants can begin anytime and go at their own speed throughout the program.
Upon enrollment, you will receive a program invitation email from TCEA’s learning management system (Instructure’s Canvas) that will give you access to the self-paced course. Within the course, you will find modules that must be moved through in sequential order.