2018 Google CS4HS Summer Institute

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2018 Scalable Game Design/Google CS4HS Professional Development

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  • June 12th to June 14th, 2018
  • Bollman Technical Education Center, Adams 12 Five-Star Schools
9451 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80229


Registration is now open to experienced SGD teachers (Intermediate/Advanced) and Adams 12 teachers (Beginners) by completing the registration form. Seats are limited.

  • Pre-requisite to attend this free professional development training's Intermediate/Advanced level is at least one prior school year of research data collection participation with Scalable Game Design using AgentCubes Online. Requirement for the Beginner level is that you teach for Adams 12 5-Star Schools.
  • Due to budget limitations this year's Institute will be a Bring Your Own Lunch, Snacks, Beverage event.
  • Confirmation of registration will be on a rolling basis.
  • Training agenda, location etc. will be available in May.


INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED 3D Online Game and Simulation Design for Teachers RETURNING to SGD Summer Institute

       Tuesday, June 12 to Thursday, June 14
       8:00 am - 5:00 pm daily (60 min lunch on your own daily)
        
       Pre-requisites for attendance for Intermediate/Advanced training:
              1) you have taught SGD in your classroom for at least one round and 
              2) collected research data using AgentCubes Online at least once in the past 3 years .

ADAMS 12 8th-GRADE CS TEACHER BEGINNER 3D Online Game and Simulation Design Training (Adams 12 teachers only)

       Tuesday, June 12 to Thursday, June 14
       9:30 am - 2:30 pm daily (60 min lunch on your own daily)
       Pre-requisites for attendance for Adams 12 8th Grade CS Teacher BEGINNER training:
              1) you teach computer science or programming at Adams 12,  
              2) Anna Otto is aware of you attending, 
              3) you will complete online pre-work prior to attendance (build a Frogger game)

Approximately 30 seats for experienced Intermediate/Advanced Research Scholars and 10 seats for Adams 12 8th Grade CS teachers are available and will be filled on a first come first served basis. Questions about the 2018 Summer Institute can be sent to Computational Thinking Foundation


Summer Institute Venue: Bollman Technical Education Center (this is NOT in Boulder, it is in Thornton which is due North of Denver by I-25)

Street address: 9451 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80229
Map of Bollman Tech Ed Center


Parking Permit:
Permits are not needed at Bollman Tech Ed Center. Parking is free.


Check-In:
You will receive your name badge, program schedule, forms, workshop binders, when you check-in with the Summer Institute registration desk located at [to be determined]

Upon receiving your packet, you will go through the Arrival Day Check-List that all Scholars must complete.

Registration check-in hours at [location to be determined] will be:
Intermediate/Advanced Tuesday, June 12 7:00 am - 7:45 am
Beginners Tuesday, June 12 8:30 am - 9:15 am


Graduate Credits

You can purchase University of Colorado Boulder Graduate Credits for completing this course.
Computer Science Special Topics graduate course will earn you 1 to 2 credits.
Credit Forms will be available upon check-in and payment via check or credit card along with the form can be given to Nadia.
Credits are an ESTIMATED $70/credit, a huge discount from regular school year graduate courses.


Summer Institute Highlights

  • Tuesday, June 12............ Int/Adv 3D Game Design session opens (first session STARTS 8:00 am) but we need you in the building to check in by 7:45 am.
  • Tuesday, June 12............ Beginner 3D Game Design session opens (first session STARTS 9:30 am) but we need you in the building to check in by 9:15 am.
  • Lunch and snacks each day is on-your-own/bring your own.


Lodging Near the Summer Institute
Crossland Denver Thornton 8750 Grant St. Thornton, CO 80229 +1 303-430-4474 www.crosslandstudios.com

Motel 6 Denver Thornton 6 W 83rd Pl, Thornton, CO 80221, USA +1 303-429-1550 motel6.com


For More Information


Link to Under Construction 2018 Beginner 3D Online Game Design Schedule
Link to Under Construction 2018 Intermediate/Advanced 3D Online Game and Simulation Design Schedule