CS4HS 2010 Workshop Schedule

Wednesday, August 18
8:00 - 8:30am Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Welcome
8:30 - 8:45am Overview of Day's Activities
- Farnam Jahanian, Professor and Chair, CSE
- Mike Miller, Head of Online Sales and Operations, Google Ann Arbor
- Jeff Ringenberg, CSE Lecturer and CS4HS Organizer
8:45 - 10:15am Panel Discussion: Getting Into, and Increasing Interest in Computer Science
- Peter Chen, Professor and Chief CS/Engineering Program Advisor
- Rich Lamb, Cranbrook Schools
- Jeanne Murabito, College of Engineering Student Affairs
- Kyle Summers, U-M Undergraduate Student
10:15 - 10:30am Break
10:30am - 12:00pm Showcase: Current CS Research Overviews
- Michael Cafarella - Querying the Web Database (ppt)
- Prabal Dutta - Pervasive Personal Sensing
- Zeeshan Syed - Predicting Sudden Cardiac Death
- Jeff Ringenberg - The Michigan Lecturer Competition (pptx)
12:00 - 12:50pm Lunch
12:50 - 1:00pm Group Photo
1:00 - 3:00pm Lab Sessions (participants may attend any session):
- Programming with Scratch - Korey Sewell (link is to a zip file that contains lecture presentations, labs, projects, and worksheets)
- Teaching Computer Science Without Computers - David Chesney (pptx)
- Screencasting with Camtasia - Joanna Mirecki-Millunchick
- Robotics - Edwin Olson (link includes presentation slides, robot arm hardware specs, source code, and workshop videos)
3:00 - 3:15pm Break
3:15 - 5:15pm Lab Sessions (continued)
5:15 - 7:00pm Dinner and Keynote
- Keynote - Nancy Butler Songer, Professor of Science Education and Learning Technologies, University of Michigan "Guiding Complex Thinkers in a Knowledge Society: What do our kids need to learn today for tomorrow?" (ppt)
7:00 - 7:45pm Optional: Input/discussion session - potential high school programming contest
 
Thursday, August 19
8:00 - 8:30am Continental Breakfast
8:30 - 8:45am Overview of Day's Activities
8:45 - 10:15am Local High School Spotlight
- Shannon Houtrouw - Kalamazoo Area Math & Science Center Notes (doc)
- Joe Romeo - Dexter High School
  CSTA: Ensuring Exemplary Teaching in an Essential Discipline (pdf)
CSTA: Model Curriculum Task Force Report (pdf)
CSTA: Level 1 Objectives and Outlines (pdf)
CSTA: Level 2 Objectives and Outlines (pdf)
CSTA: Level 3 Objectives and Outlines (pdf)
CSTA: The New Educational Imperative: Improving High School CS Education (pdf)
10:15 - 10:30am Break/Board Bus to Google
10:30am - 12:00pm Career Options in CSE: A Visit to the Google Facility in Downtown Ann Arbor
- Google Facility Tour and Panel Dicussion, hosted by a team of Googlers!
Google Apps for Education Handout (pdf)
12:00 - 1:00pm Board Bus to CSE/Lunch
1:00 - 3:00pm Lab Sessions (participants may attend any session):
- Programming with Scratch - Korey Sewell (link is to a zip file that contains lecture presentations, labs, projects, and worksheets)
- Teaching Computer Science Without Computers - David Chesney (pptx)
- Screencasting with Camtasia - Joanna Mirecki-Millunchick
3:00 - 3:15pm Break
3:15 - 5:15pm Lab Sessions (continued)
5:15 - 6:00pm CS4HS 2011 Discussion and Workshop Survey