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02.06.2018

What universities must do to address the challenge of preparing significant numbers of qualified computer science teachers for the U.S. is work together....

 
02.06.2018

The AP® Computer Science scores of underrepresented students who took UTeach CS Principles were significantly better than national averages....

 
12.04.2017

The United States faces a shortage of high school STEM teachers. Of all the shortages, the greatest is in computer science. The extent of the shortage is difficult to document, because for the purposes of many state and federal reports,...

 
11.28.2017

My journey into the world of teaching computer science began during the summer of 2016. I had just finished up my single subject teaching credential in mathematics – and was lucky enough to get hired at ...

 
11.07.2017

UTeach at the University of Texas at Austin is a university-based CSP providers. Students who took the UTeach CS Principles course did 9% better on average than the rest of the students across the nation. UTeach announced these results on its...

 
10.12.2017

On October 16-17, 2017, the nationwide community of computer science educators, researchers, activists, and supporters will convene at the 2017 CSforAll Summit to celebrate progress and announce new...

 
10.04.2017

UTeach Director Michael Marder co-authored a school finance study with Chandra Villanueva of the Center for Public Policy Priorities. The report details the effect of Legislative budget cuts on Texas public schools.

Marder said, “After...

 
09.26.2017

So much of how we live our lives today is informed by advances in computing and computer science, from posting photographs of our lunches on Instagram to research in genetic mapping. Many jobs exist today that didn’t 20 years ago, thanks to...

 
09.25.2017

UTeach is a program to prepare STEM teachers at universities. It began at UT Austin 20 years ago, and has been adopted...

 

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