Petrosino shares ideas about integrating computer science in schools of education in NSF-sponsored event

Petrosino shares ideas about integrating computer science in schools of education in NSF-sponsored event

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Computer science education researchers, leaders from colleges of education, teacher educators, and computer scientists from across the U.S. participated in a workshop to address critical questions related to the integration of computing education into schools of education. The National Science Foundation (NSF)-sponsored conference was held in New York City April 8 and 9 and focused on bringing computer science into colleges of education around the country. Anthony Petrosino, associate professor of curriculum and instruction in the College of Education at The University of Texas at Austin was invited to take part with 29 others because of his research expertise as well as his involvement with charter schools and public school districts.