For Presenters

Apply to present at Colorado’s only dedicated Computer Science Conference.

The first Colorado Computer Science Conference for P-12 Educators – Rock CS – sponsored by Adams 12 Five Star Schools and St. Vrain Valley School District, is now accepting applications for presenters. The conference will be held at St. Vrain Valley Schools Innovation Center, 33 Quail Road Longmont, CO  80501 on November 14th & 15th, 2020. This year will feature small, interactive sessions including student presentations and a CS playground. 

Planning Document       Presenter Application

The purpose of the conference is to offer K-12 teachers professional development activities to learn and explore K-12 computer science education.

Apply to offer a full day, 3 hour, 2 hour, or 1 hour presentation. 

Applications for presenting due March 2, 2020 @ 11:00AM

Some possible topics include:

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Augmented, mixed, and virtual realities
  • Block Programming (aka Drag & Drop, Visual Coding)
  • Computational Thinking
  • CS Curricular Alignment/Pathways
  • CS Integration in non-CS Classes/Cross-curricular
  • CS for all genders
  • CTE
  • Cybersecurity / NSA
  • Digital Literacy in CS
  • Extra Curricular (clubs, competitions, etc.)
  • IT / Networks & Systems 
  • Maker Activities, Programs and Spaces
  • Methodology / Pedagogy
  • Physical Computing/Robotics
  • STEM Integration
  • Text-based Programming
  • Unplugged – Tech Free