2018 Google CS4HS Summer Institute

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2018 Scalable Game Design/Google CS4HS Professional Development


  • June 12th to June 14th, 2018
  • Bollman Technical Education Center, Adams 12 Five-Star Schools
9451 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80229

Registration is now open to experienced SGD teachers (Intermediate/Advanced) by completing the registration form. Seats are limited.

  • Pre-requisite to attend this free professional development training's Intermediate/Advanced level is at least one prior school year of research data collection participation with Scalable Game Design using AgentCubes Online.
  • Due to budget limitations this year's Institute will be a Bring Your Own Lunch, Snacks, Beverage event.
  • Confirmation of registration will be on a rolling basis.
  • Training agenda, location etc. will be available in May.

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED 3D Online Game and Simulation Design for Teachers RETURNING to SGD Summer Institute

       Tuesday, June 12 to Thursday, June 14
       8:00 am - 4:45 pm daily (60 min lunch on your own daily)
       Pre-requisites for attendance for Intermediate/Advanced training:
              1) you have taught SGD in your classroom for at least one round and 
              2) collected research data using AgentCubes Online at least once in the past 3 years.

Approximately 30 seats for experienced Intermediate/Advanced Research Scholars 8th Grade CS teachers are available and will be filled on a first come first served basis. Questions about the 2018 Summer Institute can be sent to Computational Thinking Foundation

Summer Institute Venue: Bollman Technical Education Center (this is NOT in Boulder, it is in Thornton which is due North of Denver by I-25)

Street address: 9451 Washington St, Thornton, CO 80229
Map of Bollman Tech Ed Center

Parking Permit:
Permits are not needed at Bollman Tech Ed Center. Parking is free.

You will receive your name badge, program schedule, forms, workshop binders, when you check-in with the Summer Institute registration desk located at the entrance of the main building

Upon receiving your packet, you will go through the Arrival Day Check-List that all Scholars must complete.

Registration check-in hours at [location to be determined] will be:
Intermediate/Advanced Tuesday, June 12 7:30 am - 8:00 am

Graduate Credits

You can purchase University of Colorado Boulder Graduate Credits for completing this course.
Computer Science Special Topics graduate course will earn you 1 to 2 credits.
Credit Forms will be available upon check-in and payment via check or credit card along with the form can be given to Nadia.
Credits are an ESTIMATED $80/credit, a huge discount from regular school year graduate courses.

Summer Institute Highlights

  • Tuesday, June 12............ Int/Adv 3D Game Design session opens (first session STARTS 8:00 am) but we need you in the building to check in by 7:45 am.
  • Lunch and snacks each day is on-your-own/bring your own.

Lodging Near the Summer Institute
Crossland Denver Thornton 8750 Grant St. Thornton, CO 80229 +1 303-430-4474 www.crosslandstudios.com

Motel 6 Denver Thornton 6 W 83rd Pl, Thornton, CO 80221, USA +1 303-429-1550 motel6.com

For More Information

2018 Intermediate/Advanced 3D Online Game and Simulation Design Schedule