Join FiriaLabs at Infosys Foundation's Summer Pathfinders Institute. Deadline to apply is May 15, 2020.

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The Infosys Pathfinders Summer Institute deadline is quickly approaching!  Now is your chance to make sure you and your CSTA members don’t miss out on this opportunity!  This weeklong, immersive virtual program is the best way to get started using CodeSpace and go back to your school feeling energized and confident in your ability to teach Python coding!  


Apply now to join us July 20-24, 2020. ( Firia Labs will be doing an introduction to Jumpstart Python and Python with Robots! This class is great for anyone looking to introduce Python to their students - gifted specialists, CS elective teachers, and AP CSP instructors! If you want to learn in a hands-on environment with ample support and self-pacing, Pathfinders is the right PD for you!


The details:

  • Applications for K-12 public school teachers are open through May 15, 2020 on the Infosys Foundation USA website.

  • All K-12 US public school teachers are welcome to apply. Teachers from all disciplines are encouraged to apply. Special consideration will be given to teachers from high-needs schools and under-represented communities, those new to teaching CS and making, and districts demonstrating significant commitment to these subjects.

  • Upon acceptance to Pathfinders Summer Institute, 70% ($710.50) of your fees will be paid by Infosys Foundation USA to cover tuition, virtual conferencing costs and swag, shipping etc.
    You are expected to raise the remaining 30% ($304.50) of funds to attend. The DonorsChoose has secured 3x matching for all projects!
    Please work with your school principal, district, or PTA to secure this funding ASAP!

  • Each participant will go home with a Jumpstart kit, CodeBot, and teachers' manuals!

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Special Thanks to Maine CSTA Partners: