If you are interested in
Attracting more and diverse students to high school Computer Science classes
Influencing students, parents, colleagues, and administrators on the importance of your courses and the opportunities they provide
Engaging your students in the exciting and rewarding field of computing
Then you are invited to
Apply to attend a summer workshop on the better attraction and engagement of female students to computer science.
What is a Tapestry Workshop?
The goals of the workshop are to share strategies, research-based practices, and field-tested good ideas for teaching computer science in a way that reaches all students regardless of sex or ethnicity.
Workshop participants will
Explore activities for gaining the interest of all students
Interact with national experts on teaching and diversity practices
Meet university faculty desiring to serve as ambassadors to their schools
Form a network of like-minded people for ongoing discussion and development.
- Development and running of the workshop has been funded by the National Science Foundation (grant 1042452). This support is greatly appreciated.