Change the face of computer science education - become a Code.org facilitator.
Code.org counts on engaging, committed, and knowledgeable facilitators to develop and support the next generation of computer science educators.
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Code.org's Facilitator Development Program is a highly-selective professional learning program designed to prepare and support facilitators to deliver quality workshops on Code.org's curriculum.
The Facilitator Development Program application is open to U.S.-based applicants interested in developing as leaders and facilitators for teachers bringing CS education to their students. Preference will be given to applicants who meet or exceed our qualifications (listed below) and priority will be given to applicants who live in a region where Code.org has a Regional Partner or in areas where we are considering future partnerships.
"The two facilitators were OUTSTANDING ... They kept us fully engaged and made sure our needs as learners always came first. I looked forward to their sessions every day."
-- 2018 CS Discoveries Teacher
Qualities of a Code.org Facilitator
We're seeking candidates who demonstrate the following qualities:
Champion for CS Education
Enthusiastic supporter of K-12 CS education
Committed to supporting access to quality CS education for all students
Believes all teachers can teach CS
Demonstrated self-awareness of skills and experiences in which they can improve as a facilitator
Strong desire and commitment to develop as a facilitator and leader within the CS education community
Willingness to give and receive feedback in a collaborative working environment
Classroom Experience and Knowledgeable about Content
Prior or current teaching experience
Strong background in curriculum focus area, preferably through past teaching experience with specific course
High level of comfort with technology, including virtual meeting tools and experience with Google suite
Demonstrated empathy for learners with a variety of backgrounds and levels of experience
Ability to "think on your feet" and make decisions that are in the best interest of the audience while maintaining fidelity to the program
Additional Qualities (preferred)
Demonstrated ability to effectively engage and co-lead learning experiences for adults
Prior experience as a Code.org facilitator for a different Code.org course