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WeTeach_CS Certification Prep / In-Person / Houston, TX

(CertPrepHou19)

WeTeach_CS Certification Prep / In-Person / Houston, TX

(CertPrepHou19)

Date and Time

08/05/2019

August 5-7, 2019

Monday - Wednesday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Registration Closes: July 26, 2019, midnight

Location

Mickey Leland College Preparatory Academy for Young Men

Event Address

Lecture Hall Room

1700 Gregg St. Houston, TX 77020

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Contact

Contact NameNathalie Beausoleil

Contact Phone512-232-6208

Contact Emailnathalie.b@utexas.edu

Event Description

WeTeach_CS Certification Prep will provide an overview of the educator competencies required of all teachers to become certified in Grades 8-12 Computer Science. This certification is necessary to teach courses such as Computer Science I, II or III, or AP Computer Science A and can be used to teach Fundamentals of Computer Science and Computer Science Principles. Course instructors will address several competencies in depth and link attendees to additional resources that will help to prepare them to challenge the CS certification test.
 

Eligible Attendees – Texas teachers interested in becoming certified to teach Grades 8-12 Computer Science are eligible to attend. Attendees should have at least some prior experience in coding or programming to maximize their participation in this workshop.

Cost – $400.00

Certificates of Participation - Certificates stating 21 hours of Continuing Professional Education hours (CPE credits) earned will be sent electronically after the participant has completed the online course evaluation. Any questions about certificates should be directed toward the contact person listed on this page.

Registration Notes -
  Registration fees cover breakfast, lunch and training materials.
  Payments are due before this event.
  Refunds will not be issued for cancellations or those not in attendance.
  Event limited to 40 participants.

PARTICIPANTS MUST CREATE A UTEID AND PASSWORD IN ORDER TO REGISTER FOR ANY EVENT.

When you are ready to register, it will ask you to login. You will need to login with your UTEID and password. If you do not remember your UTEID and password you can click on “I forgot my UTEID or password” link or if you need a UTEID created, click on “I need a UTEID” from the login screen (under the orange dot in the center of the page).  For more UTEID information Click here.

Payment Information and Instructions

The only two accepted methods of payments are credit card and check. We do NOT use/accept purchase orders.

Paying with a credit card will instantly secure your single registration and/or will grant you immediate access to any purchased seats/codes.

Paying with a check will reserve a spot and/or multiple seats/codes, but these will only become confirmed/active after payment is received and processed by our office. This process may take up to three weeks to occur. You will be notified by email when your payment is received and processed.

An invoice is automatically generated and emailed to you by the system once you have selected “Pay with Check” or “Pay with Credit Card.” A PDF of your invoice is also available on your dashboard. The registration confirmation email will contain all of the necessary information you need to provide to your business offices regarding credit card payment records and check processing instructions.

Checks must be made out to “The University of Texas at Austin” and mailed to the attention of Nathalie Beausoleil, along with the printed invoice, to the address below. 

The University of Texas at Austin
Texas Advanced Computing Center
c/o Nathalie Beausoleil
PRC, ROC 1.101 (R8700)
10100 Burnet Road
Austin, TX 78758-4497

  
Payment Questions?
Please email Nathalie Beausoleil (nathalie.b@utexas.edu) with any payment questions you may have.
 

A NOTE ABOUT MEALS

Breakfast and lunch will be provided; a menu will be emailed to you the week prior to the event. If you have special dietary needs or preferences, feel free to bring your own meals as we are not able to accomodate everyone's needs.

Logistics

Accommodations and Transportation

Participants are responsible for their own transportation and lodging arrangements and payments.

 

For your convenience, a copy of the Texas Hotel Occupancy Tax Exempt form is provided and should be printed and turned in to your hotel upon arrival.

Texas Hotel Occupancy Tax Exemption Certificate (PDF)

 

Getting There

Parking Information

TBD

Personal License

Personal Seat

$400

Purchase a seat for yourself to register immediately.

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Single Seat

1 Seat: $400

Purchase one seat and receive a single access code which can be redeemed by any person to register.

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Multiple User License

Multiple Seats

2+ Seats:
$400/ seat

Purchase seats for a group and receive a single access code which can be redeemed by the number of persons selected at checkout to register.

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