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Friday, June 24 • 10:45am - 11:30am
Panel - Computer Science for All: Putting Students in the Driver's Seat

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Dive into the #CS4All movement with a close look at what's happening in NYC. Students are learning to code and make games both in and outside of school, and what needs to happen next to make computer science a new literacy.

Moderators
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Minerva Tantoco

NYC's Chief Technology Officer

Speakers
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Matthew Farber

Teacher and Adjunct, New Jersey City University
Matthew Farber, Ed.D. teaches social studies at Valleyview Middle School, in Denville, New Jersey. He holds a doctorate degree in Educational Technology Leadership. His research pertains to how experts in game-based learning communities use games in their classrooms. Farber is a recipient of the HistoryQuest Fellowship from the Woodrow Wilson Foundation and the Institute of Play, an Edutopia blogger, cohost of Ed Got Game on BAM Radio, and a... Read More →
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Debbie Marcus

Executive Director of Computer Science Education, NYCDOE
Debbie Marcus is the Executive Director of Computer Science Education in the NYCDOE and is leading CS4ALL, the City’s effort to expand computer science to all NYC students. A committed public school administrator, she has held several positions within the NYCDOE in the Office of Postsecondary Readiness, Division of School Support and Instruction, and Office of Portfolio Development. | Previously she developed educational technology... Read More →
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Michael Preston

Executive Director, CSNYC
Michael Preston is the Executive Director of CSNYC, the New York City Foundation for Computer Science Education. CSNYC supports CS education in the NYC public schools through grantmaking, program evaluation and research, building capacity in the school system, and engaging partners from K-12 and higher education, industry, and nonprofit sectors. CSNYC is the City of New York's partner in the 10-year Computer Science for All (CS4All) initiative to... Read More →


Friday June 24, 2016 10:45am - 11:30am
Tishman Auditorium

Attendees (24)