AP CS A

AP CS A (10-12)

Organization: Microsoft TEALS

Format: 2 semester course co-taught with industry partners

Description: Based on University of Washington’s CSE142/143, students learn college-level programming using Java following CollegeBoard’s AP CS-A standards. Follow up to Microsoft TEALS' Intro to CS program.

Teacher Profile: Any prior AP teaching experience useful

PD Profile: Summer online course, industry mentor partnership, school year support

Cost to School: PD costs waived 130/student for textbooks $92/student for AP exams

Computer Access: Access for all students

Unique Benefits:

  • Daily in – classroom support from TEALS volunteers (CS experts from industry or academia)

  • Targets advanced students seeking college credit or credential for internship AP Credit