Teach Computation/Digital World

Meet the Faculty


Beth Simon

Dr. Beth Simon is an Associate Teaching Professor in the Department of Education Studies. Her research interests lie in the areas of computing education and online and technology-enhanced teaching. Beth is involved in development of high school computing curriculum and the training and community needs of K-12 teachers wanting to bring computing education opportunities to their students. Currently, Beth is co-chairing the California Department of Education's Computer Science Standards Advisory Committee.

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Teach Computation/Digital World

EDS 124A
Winter/Spring 2018
UC San Diego EDS 124AR
4 quarter units

This online course develops educators' knowledge base around aspects of the Digital World (e.g., digital devices, systems, networks; data & analysis) and their impacts (social, ethical, legal issues)) and contributions to society. Projects introduce novice programming framework(s) and/or other online interfaces to explore and model issues. Prior programming experience is not required.

Please enroll in one of the following sections:

ENROLL  Wednesday 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

ENROLL  Wednesday  4:00 PM - 4:50 PM

ENROLL  Wednesday  5:00 PM - 5:50 PM

Important dates: 

Registration opens: Nov 27, 2017 
Registration ends: Jan 7, 2018
First day of instruction: Jan 8, 2018
Last day of instruction: March 16, 2018


Please click here to download a syllabus for this course.  


Beth Simon