Coding in Python I

Get programming in Python! This course will focus on fundamental computer science concepts, control and data structures, and best practices for coding and debugging in Python. We’ll cover statements and variables, values, expressions, conditionals, Booleans, while loops, randomness, libraries, debugging, program analysis, procedural drawing (lines, shapes and colors; animation; and program structure) and more.

You’ll complete a variety of fun and engaging coding exercises under the instructor's guidance and then explore and practice the concepts at your own pace with support. The exercises allow for a variety of learning styles and ability levels, so all students can build skills in writing, debugging, analyzing and comprehending code.

Who It's For

This course is for incoming 9th to 12th graders.

Instructor

TechSmart is a Seattle educational technology company that partners with school districts to train teachers to teach computer science and coding. TechSmart-trained teachers have taught computer science and coding to over 13,000 students in the Seattle metropolitan area and throughout the country. TechSmart's rigorous, engaging curriculum is approved by the Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction  (OSPI). It supports fully differentiated instruction and learning, ensuring that each student is challenged with the appropriate level of difficulty.

More Information

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Details

Jul 8–Jul 19, 2019

Section B
Day
Mon–Fri
Time
1 p.m.–4 p.m.
Location
Bellevue
Cost
$950
Refund Deadline
May 15 (100%)
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Jul 22–Aug 2, 2019

Section C-1
Day
Mon–Fri
Time
9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Location
Downtown Seattle
Cost
$950
Refund Deadline
May 15 (100%)
Register