We’re rebuilding the technology pipeline from the ground up, instilling leadership skills such as problem-solving, risk-taking, and collaboration. You’re the key.
HER Academy’s Teachers Empower Agile Minds (TEAM) Initiative equips teachers from all disciplinary backgrounds to incorporate project-based social and emotional learning into their classrooms.
Teacher Playground workshop days are also available for teachers who are interested in incorporating computer science as an interdisciplinary element in English, History, Art, Math, Science, Physical Education, and other classes.
These half-day exploration sessions allow teachers to dive deep into new programs, platforms, and topics in the company of on-site coaches and peers. Dates TBA.
This course covers teaching leadership skills such as problem-solving, risk-taking, and collaboration, along with web design; block- and text-based coding; robotics; principles of accessibility; unconscious bias; user experience; and how to build a simple web-based app.
Seeking CEUs or graduate credit? For CEUs, just let the instructor know. There is no additional cost for CEUs. For graduate credit, this course is listed as EDT 509 through Cleveland State University. Teachers seeking graduate credit for their professional development may earn 4 graduate credit hours through Cleveland State University. Register through HER Academy and let us know you’re interested in also registering to receive graduate credit. We will send your information to CSU, and they will contact you to arrange direct payment for the credit hours in the amount of $576 ($144/credit hour).
These half-day exploration sessions allow teachers to dive deep into new programs, platforms, and topics in the company of on-site coaches and peers. Workshop days are for integrating computer science into existing classes in any subject. Dates TBA
Our comprehensive three-part training empowers any teacher to become a computer scientist and to teach and adapt HER Academy’s computer science curriculum to their students’ needs. When you get in the classroom, you quickly become the expert on your students. We equip you with the confidence, subject-matter expertise, and ongoing community of support to meet those students where they’re at and give them what they need.
Before each of the three live cohort trainings, you will
During each of the three live cohort trainings, you will
“Live” trainings may be virtual, in-person, or hybrid as we navigate the global COVID-19 public health crisis.
During the school year, you’ll continue to