Welcome to the Kean University Computer Science Hub

Focusing on research and action to identify, create, and sustain a primary pathway in computer science education for students and educators across New Jersey.

Upcoming Workshops - Register now!

June 2022 events:

  • June 27-30 - CS Standards for K-8, 8:30 AM-12:30 PM @Kean, in-person (virtual avail.)

**This event is now wait-list only, as planned capacity has been filled. ** K-2, 3-5, 6-8 professional learning in support of NJ CS standards. Stipends will be provided for attendees. Taught by expert teachers. $500 stipends offered to attendees who attend the full series.

Sample K-8 lessons on the CS4NJ Website -- check them out! Get inspired! Join us in June 27-30 to meet the team that developed those lessons!


  • June 27-30 - Praxis CS prep (9-12) 8:30-12:30 @Kean, in-person (virtual available)

**This event is now wait-list only, as planned capacity has been filled. ** Let us help you prep for the Praxis CS Exam (5652)! Join us for a Praxis CS Exam prep workshop to review topics, get hands-on coding experience, and learn from the cohort community! Taught by expert teachers. $500 stipends offered to attendees who attend the full series.

Register with us for the prep and, once you pass the Praxis CS exam, receive a $1000 stipend. **The Praxis CS Exam must be successfully reported to us ASAP, in order to receive the Praxis CS Exam completer stipend. Funding from this NJ DOE grant closes in July.**

Praxis CS Exam Help and Scholarships

Scholarships

The Kean CS Hub provides scholarships to obtain CS Foundations and WeTeachCS Coaching that helps to prepare for the Praxis CS exam.

Those registered with us for 2022 will receive $1000 for successful completion of the Praxis CS exam (#5652). Register here.

All those who joined the initiative in 2022 have until July 31, 2022 to submit the scores. Please let us know your test date in advance so we can adjust our plans accordingly, as this grant concluded in August 2022.



Note: There is the option to select a test without picking a state. The screenshot on the left indicates where to click in order to do this.

Weekly Tutoring Sessions

Thursdays at 3 PM With Dr. Yulia Kumar

Contact Dr. Kumar (ykumar@kean.edu) if you would like to attend.

Our Lending Library is Open!


Reserve a bin now with the button below




Counselors for Computing

Advising for Future-Ready Careers Webinars

Advising for Future-Ready Careers is a monthly webinar series, hosted by NCWIT Counselors for Computing (C4C), providing information and resources to help counselors join the front line of the computing conversation. This webinar series is free and open to the public, ages 16 and up – geared toward school counselors, educators, graduate students, and those in school advising roles.

Check out our Counselors for Computing page to sign up for the next event.

Here are some of the great people we work with!

Kean CS Hub MAP- our CS PL teachers and educators are from all over NJ! Join us!

Our Mission

Equitable access to computer science education

Goals:

  • Increase the number of well-prepared educators to teach CS;

  • Expand equitable access to high-quality CS education for all K-12 students;

  • Provide resources to schools and school districts to expanding CS education across grades K-12 in the classroom or through extra-curricular activities.


join our Slack channel: KeanCSHUB-teachers for more information

Questions?

We tried to answer some common questions in our FAQs page.

Contact compsci@kean.edu to get more information

Funding for this project is provided by a grant from the New Jersey Department of Education.