July 2014 TEACHING COMPUTER SCIENCE NEW AND ADVANCED TEACHING METHODS Professional Development For Educators By The Technion Israel
The Technion (IIT- Israeli Institute of Technology) the leading Israeli university - Computer Science Department and Lirom Global Education Center is pleased to invite you to a Professional Computer Science Teaching and Training Course. This program is geared towards professionals who would like to get the expert guidance in teaching Computer Science. The course incorporates the vast experience of the Technion as key contributor to the economic and technological success of Israel, and exemplifies the Technionâ€™s high academic nature. The course is based on the new teaching approach that was presented by Prof. Hazzan, Dr. Lapidot & Dr. Ragonis in the book "Guide to Teaching Computer Science: An Activity-Based Approach". This unique guide presents both a conceptual framework and detailed implementation guidelines for general CS teaching.
Prof. Orit Hazzan is the Dean of Department of Education in Science & Technology at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, will lead this unique training program.
THE TRAINING COURSE WILL INCLUDE: • App. 70 hours of frontal lectures. • Classes which will take place at the Technion Haifa campus. • A Unique approach in teaching Computer Science. • Practical assignments – home and class. • The book "Guide to Teaching Computer Science:
An Activity-Based Approach”.
• Day trips to elective Hi Tech companies and schools in Haifa. • Technion certificates on completion of the program. Classes will take place Sundays through Thursdays. Weekends will be free with tours available upon request. The one of a kind Computer Science Teaching Training Course starts July 2014 and is designed to coach and mentor professionals by giving them the expert tools and skills necessary to become world class Computer Science Teachers and Instructors. Contact us now for more information:
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TEACHING COMPUTER SCIENCE: NEW AND ADVANCED TEACHING METHODS Professional Development For Educators By The Technion Israel