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Boulder Computer Science Education (CSED) Working Committee

Boulder Computer Science Education (CSED) Working Committee

Boulder Computer Science Education Week celebrates its 5th year December 3-9, 2019, and we’d like your help to make this year’s CSED Week meaningful and accessible to all.

Boulder CSED Working Committee, Wednesday, November 6, 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. at Boulder Public Library, Flatirons Room, 1001 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder, CO 80302

The Boulder CSED Working Committee will do the work of producing Boulder CSED Week. Working committee members captain specific roles, such as event logistics, equipment resourcing, social media strategies and posting, contacting industry partners for in-kind donations and facilitation of 40+ events in December. 

See below for samples of Boulder CSED Week 2018 events and for the virtual meeting link.

Attendees are welcome to bring a sack lunch in addition to snacks provided.

Wednesday, Nov 6 2019
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Flatirons Room
Main Library
  CSEd - Computer Science Education     Classes & Activities     STEAM  
Registration has closed.

Boulder Computer Science Education (CSED) Working Committee WebEx Link: https://webmeeting.bouldercolorado.gov/orion/joinmeeting.do?MTID=9757e5cf13a2c76abdb19311c2d29470

Meeting Number: 994 972 917

Meeting Password: This meeting does not require a password.

Audio Connection: (303)441-3000

Access Code: 994 972 917


2018 Program History:

Create apps. Code robots. Design stories. Explore new technologies, new programming languages and environments, meet robots, try coding, engage with problem solving and gadgets. Meet extraordinary people of all ages doing amazing things during Boulder CSED Week.

Boulder CSED = free Computer Science Education programs for everyone at your library, school and tech partner organizations.

We have code at our fingertips as we drive our cars, check the news on a laptop, or message a friend with our cell phones. Boulder CSED Week invites learners of all ages (adults, school-aged kids, and even pre-schoolers) to consider code and create with it! Experience robots, and control them with code, make a block-based program or write out coded instructions, learn how to code a new device or make an app, visit with a robot at storytime, and more! All of Boulder CSED Week’s program are free and open to the public. Programs are hosted by local experts, educators, and makers, and inspiring technologies offer pathways for code-learners of all levels of experience. Some programs ask for pre-registration. Join us - create with code for this year’s Boulder CSED week!

Volunteer. Present. Build, test, experiment. Solve tricky bugs. Be a code creator!

We are delighted to host programs with these awesome partners who volunteered their time for Boulder CSED 2018!

Code Raspberry Pi, get started with VR and learn Processing with SparkFun
Jump, shake and roll with Sphero
Start coding by simply writing words with Workbench Education
Make action figures talk with Toys2Life
Blocks code, robots move with Questbotics
Hack a robot with ROBAUTO
Design 3D games with AgentCubes
Erect LEGO robots with Play-Well TEKnologies
Voice command Dash and Dot with CU Science Discovery
Assemble and code robots with Kids2Glow
Educators code robots with Blockly led by Parallax
Explore Boulder data with Art of Data
Create 3D CAD models with SketchUp
Play with Robots and Program an Hour of Code Dance Party with MindSpark Learning
Think like a robot with ModRobotics
Work on any project you wish with Youth Maker Hangout
Fashion a light up card with Boulder Public Library
Construct a 3D printed object with BLDG61
Enjoy robot storytimes with Boulder Public Library

We're grateful for the sponsorship generosity of ROBAUTO, Texas Instruments, Makey Makey, Bitsbox, Scratch, Workbench, Parallax, ArcBotics, Google, BrieBug, SparkFun, Galvanize, FitBot and the Boulder Library Foundation for making CSED Week possible!