Regional Partner FAQs

Still have questions? See below for answers to commonly asked questions or email

General questions:

Questions about in-person workshops:

My region is already served by another organization, can I stil apply to be a Regional Partner?

For this year, we are only looking for Regional Partners in regions where is not already working with another organization. If you are interested in participating in local Professional Learning for the 2018-19 school year, please email and we will connect you with the Regional Partner for your area.

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Do you have an example job description for the Regional Partner Program Manager?

See this document for an example Regional Partner program manager job description. This position will require at least 0.5 of an FTE’s time - this can be shared across one or more staff members of your organization.

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If we are selected as the Regional Partner in our region, can we publish a press release?

Of course! Anyone accepted to be a partner can publish a press release. We ask that your organization take the lead on the content and that is provided the opportunity to review it prior to print.

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Can several organizations submit a joint application to be a Regional Partner in a region?

Yes, some of our current partners have a joint partnership where one organization is the funding and advocacy arm and the other focuses on professional learning and outreach.

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Do you accept international applications?

No, at this time, the Regional Partner Program is only open to organizations in the United States.

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If we become a Regional Partner can we run other CS education workshops in addition to the programs?

We encourage your organization to run other CS education workshops in addition to the programs!

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Does my organization need to provide facilitators for the programs?

Your organization does not need to have its own facilitators. will work with Regional Partners to find or contract with local facilitators instead.

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Can I recruit teachers from local districts to become a part of the 2018-19 professional learning programs in my area?

Yes, we will be asking each partner to recruit districts and schools for the Computer Science Principles and Computer Science Discoveries programs as part of this partnership.

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What is counselor/administrator professional development? has computer science workshops designed for Counselors and Administrators to provide school leaders with the tools necessary to successfully support their teachers as they take on a new subject and style of teaching. Click here for an overview of this professional development session.

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