Computer Science Education Week

Twelve schools, colleges and community organizations offer workshops, technology showcases, field trips and contests to help raise awareness of the importance of computer science education during CS Ed Week each December. With support from NSF, CAITE and BPC Alliance, students are exposed to an array of activities that encourage computer science education for students K-12 from the Amherst, Holyoke, Greenfield and West Springfield areas.

Program Type: 

Impact Area: 

Program Participation: 

Program identifies community participants.

Program Start (and End Dates): 

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Partner(s): 

Crocker Farm Elementary School
South Amherst
Amherst, MA 01002
United States
Fort River School
70 South East
Amherst, MA 01002
United States
Math and Science Academy
141 Davis Street
Greenfield, MA 01301
United States
Girl's Inc. of Holyoke
52 Nick Cosmos Way
Holyoke, MA 01040
United States
West Springfield High School
425 Piper Rd
West Springfield, MA 01089
United States

Program Director: 

Renee Fall

Program Director's Email Address: 

Program Contact: 

Renee Fall

Contact Email: 

UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes: 

College of Natural Sciences/Computer Science

Number of faculty involved: 

Student Involvement: 

No

This Project Receives External Funding: 

Yes

Assessment Mechanism: 

No