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Colorado Academic Standards: Computer Science Resource Bank

Overview: CDE's Computer Science Resource Bank contains a variety of materials for computer science educators, including standards, curricula, and materials for professional educator development as directed by H.B. 17-1884, Modern Technology Education in Public Schools.

Questions? Please contact Chris Summers, Computer Science Content Specialist, with any questions.


Minecraft: Education Edition

Since the introduction of Minecraft to the classroom, educators around the world have been using Minecraft to effectively teach students everything from STEM subjects to art and poetry. Students will recognize the game they love. Minecraft: Education Edition is just as engaging as the core game, with added tools for easier collaboration. Parents will appreciate the ability to track their child’s progress in a safe, fun learning environment.It’s this versatility that excites many educators about the potential. Code Builder for Minecraft: Education Edition allows educators and students to explore, create, and play in a Minecraft world. Partnering with familiar learn-to-code platforms like ScratchX, Tynker, Code.org, Microsoft MakeCode. $5 per person, volume discounts and discounts for schools with low-income student populations.


Type of Resource:

  • Curriculum

Topic:

  • Creativity
  • Data Structures
  • Programming
  • Sequence

Grade:

PD Resource?

Yes

Getting started online modules.

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