Watch the course’s first video here:
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you need to have computer science background?
No. This is for anyone curious about bring CS into their K-12 classrooms
Is there a fee associated with the microcredential?
How much time does the microcredential take?
About 15 hours.
Is this program for a specific grade level?
No. This microcredential is open to all preservice teachers who will be teaching elementary, middle or high school. There will be differentiation for activities to make it relevant to all grade levels.
Do I have to be a University of Florida student to attend?
For Spring 23 we are limiting participation to UF students. It will be open to all next semester.
Will I receive University of Florida credits for this microcredential?
No. This microcredential is not a credit-accruing program. You will receive a badge and a certificate of completion to add to your resume, portfolio and email signature.
When will the course take place, and how long do I have to complete it?
The course will open in mid-February, and you can participate at your own pace through the end of the Spring semester, April 30th, 2023.