Launch

LAUNCH (K-5)

Organization: Project Lead The Way

Format: 80 hours of CS content integrated across grades K-5. In addition
to the CS curriculum, access is available to all 24 STEM modules.

Description: PLTW’s entire K-12 CS experience involves interdisciplinary learning, exposing students not only to computer science, but to various disciplines and subjects, helping them understand how computer science relates to the world around them.

Teacher Profile:  No prior CS experience required

PD Profile: 2-day training for Classroom Teacher

Cost to School: Professional Development $500 per teacher (access to all 24 modules) and school Annual Participation Fee $750 per school.

Computer Access: Access for all students & unplugged activities as well.

UNIQUE BENEFITS:

  • Engages students in collaborative projects that develop in-demand computer science knowledge, creative thinking and communication.

  • Curriculum aligned to CSTA, Common Core Math and ELA standards
    & NGSS.