Learn about how to help a high school start teaching computer science.
11 Times Square
New York, NY
5th Floor - "Winter Garden" room.
Presentation starts a 7:00pm with Q&A to follow. Light dinner provided.
Enter through Microsoft Welcome Center entrance on 8th Ave between 41st and 42nd sts.
(Free) Registration through EventBrite and photo ID required by building security.
When & Where
Nathaniel Granor, Regional Director, TEALS
According to a 2013 study by Code.org, 90% of US high schools do not
teach computer science. With software engineers in high demand in
the private sector, schools often cannot find instructors with a
computer science background, and struggle to compete with the
compensation packages offered in industry.
TEALS helps high schools teach computer science by providing a team
of trained volunteers to partner with a classroom teacher and teach
computer science to their students. Over 2 years, the classroom
teacher gradually takes over the responsibilities of teaching the
Additional information at www.tealsk12.org