Educators and students may shy away in fright at the prospect of teaching or taking computer science classes. Coding can be scary! Especially when you see those super smart heroes hammering away on keyboards with super fast typing skills trying to save the world through a computer screen. How is an educator expected to become an expert in computer science so quickly? Well you don’t have to be an expert, you just have to be willing to take a few risks.
The brave teachers in the Juab School District’s Innovation Center have found some amazing ways to incorporate coding and computer science into multiple grade levels. In this video you’ll meet Heather Westering, and Krystle Bassett to find out how they’ve integrated coding, design thinking, and computer science skills into the curriculum.