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Middle School

Middle School (Grades 6-10)

Kids using technology

Permanent Authorization for Computer Science Discoveries is available upon completing the 5-day summer workshop and the four follow-up sessions. There is also the opportunity to earn up to 6 hours of non-degree graduate credit through WV Learns. 


CS Discoveries is an introductory computer science course that takes a wide lens on computer science by covering a broad range of topics, such as programming, physical computing, building websites, HTML/CSS, and learning about data.

Designed for educators who teach grades 6-10, the curriculum is flexible to be taught as a single-year long course, or as a semester course covered over the timespan of two years as part of the career exploration sequence (WV's Discovering Computer Science).

What to expect

  • Prior knowledge: None! Just bring your curiosity!
  • Professional learning: 5-day virtual workshop, 4 follow up sessions throughout the year.
  • Technical requirements: Compatible on iPads and Chromebooks, in addition to all other modern laptop or desktop computers.

CodeWV Outcomes

  • Throughout the year, CodeWV offers online support.
  • Ability to collaborate and share your expertise with fellow teachers.
  • Advanced credential and/or PD credits available upon completion of all workshops.

Upcoming Workshops

  • Summer Teachers Workshop
    July 08-12, 2024
    Charleston, WV
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