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Kentucky Computer Science Initiative 

Applications Are Now CLOSED

The Kentucky Computer Science Initiative is the result of a partnership of KDE, College Board, and Code.org that provides an opportunity to support districts and/or Area Technology Centers in developing and/or strengthening computer science programs, K-12.

School Districts and/or Area Technology Centers should choose one of the following links to apply:
In addition to the completion of the appropriate application found at the link above, individual teachers should complete the appropriate Code.org Professional Learning Program application using one of the links below.


For Teachers

AP Computer Science Principles

Applications Close April 14

The Code.org Computer Science Principles Professional Learning Program is an intensive professional learning program for high school educators who are interested in teaching Code.org’s CS Principles course. This program is designed to prepare educators to provide high quality instruction based on the CS Principles curriculum, tools and approach to students in their classrooms. Code.org is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 Professional Learning Program! 

The Program Commitments

Five-Day Summer Workshop: (Summer 2017)

  • 5 days in-person. For Kentucky teachers, TeacherCon will be held June19-23, 2017 in Houston, TX; if accepted, Code.org will pay all travel costs.

Continuing Professional Development: (September 2017 - June 2018)

  • 4 days (24 hours), in Kentucky, in-person workshops 
  • 20 hours online, self-paced

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Computer Science Discoveries

Applications Close March 17

The Code.org Computer Science Discoveries Professional Learning Program is an intensive professional learning program for middle school educators who are interested in teaching Code.org’s CS Discoveries course either as a semester or full-year offering. This program is designed to prepare educators to provide high quality instruction based on the CS Discoveries curriculum, tools and approach to students in their classrooms.Code.org is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 Professional Learning Program! 

The Program Commitments

Code.org TeacherCon: (Summer 2017)

  • 5 days in-person. For Kentucky teachers, TeacherCon will be held June 19-23, 2017 in Houston, TX; if accepted, Code.org will pay all travel costs.
Continuing Professional Development: (September 2017 - June 2018)
  • 4 days (24 hours) in-person, hosted in Kentucky
  • 20 hours online, self-paced
apply now button     learn more about the program

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