Date and Time Event Description Location Participants Student-Days
Nov 23-25, 2015: 9am-4pm ~20 Fall Break Coding Camps (3 days) UT Dallas ~90 ~270
Fall term, 2015 ~100 AfterSchool Coding Clubs in ~50 schools in Dallas area – each club meets for 1 hour every week & typically lasts for 10 weeks Various schools around Dallas area ~1000 ~2000
Summer 2015 200+ camps in 11 weeks of Summer (includes ~80 off-site camps)! Each camp had ~15 students with 2 instructors on average. Popular ones are run every 2-3 weeks once. UT Dallas &
Offsite locations including 7 ISD schools around Texas
2250 11250
Spring term, 2015 ~60 AfterSchool Coding Clubs in ~30 schools in Dallas area – each club typically lasts 10 weeks Various schools around Dallas area 600 1200
Dec 29-31, 2014 : 9am-4pm 20+ Winter Break Coding Camps (2-3 days) UT Dallas &
Offsite locations
140 300
Nov 24-26, 2014 : 9am-4pm 20+ Fall Break Coding Camps (3 days) UT Dallas &
Best in Class Allen
215 645
Oct 6, 2014 : 6:30 to 8pm “Computer Science careers” presentation to Dallas STEAM Explorers kickoff meeting UT Dallas 80
Fall term, 2014 ~50 AfterSchool Coding Clubs in ~25 schools – each club typically lasts 10 weeks Various schools around Dallas area 500 1000
June 12 & 26, July 10 & 24 –
2:30 to 4:30pm
Hands-on sessions in Frisco library: Scratch, Alice, Logo and JavaScript 4th floor McCallum Room @ Frisco Library 100 50
July 14 – 17 Techy Girls Residential Camp – primarily for 10th to 12th grade girls – get introduced to Programming and Computer Science using an enjoyable sequence of activities (Alice, JavaScript and Robots). Details in the middle of utd.edu/k12/summer. LLC @ UT Dallas 24 72
June 30 – July 25

July 28 – August 22

2 sessions of 4-week Cyber Defense Camps UT Dallas 70 1400
June 9 – August 22, 11 weeks 200+ camps in 11 weeks of Summer (includes ~30 off-site camps)! Each camp had ~20 students with 2 instructors. Popular ones will run every 2-3 weeks once. Full day camps

Half-day camps

Offsite camps

1600

600

200

8500

1500

1000

June 16 – August 24 Programming eClubs for Alice, JavaScript, Java, C++, CodeWarmers and CodeBurners! Any one from any corner of the world can attend!! Upon completing all the weekly assignments, participants will get a completion certificate. Details @ utd.edu/k12/eclubs Online 20 80
June 9-13, 2014

July 26 – Aug 1, 2014

Summer MOSAIC 2014 : Hands-on programs covering Scratch, Logo, Alice & JavaScript. Registration @ coppellgifted.org/mosaic/summer-mosaic Coppell Middle School North 160 160
June 9 – 20 Advanced Problem Solving course using Java. It serves as preparatory course to participate in High School Programming Contests. Morning/evening sessions for 2 weeks. Details @ utd.edu/k12/summer ECSS building, UT Dallas 25 125
March 17 – May 24

(10 weekends)

Spring II Programming Clubs on Scratch, Logo, Alice, JavaScript and Java. These weekend courses will enable us to progress slowly with lots of hands-on projects along the way. Details @ utd.edu/k12/clubs. All clubs @ level 2 and above are required to submit weekly assignments. ECSS building, UT Dallas & in the web! 25 100
Jan 22 – May 21 (Wed 3-4pm) Afterschool Programming Clubs – Scratch & Alice Harmony Science Academy, Garland 20 40
Jan 8 – May 28,

Tues & Wed 3:30-4:30pm

Afterschool Programming Clubs – Scratch, Logo, Alice & JavaScript Harmony School of Business, Dallas 40 80
May 17 Special Programming Workshops on Java for the students of Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy (BOMLA) & other a few other DISD school students. BOMLA Computer lab 10 10
May 16 7-11 pm Hands-on experience with “Fractal Images”, as part of Late Nights @ Dallas Museum of Art. DMA stays open late one Friday every month. Dallas Museum of Art,
1717 N. Harwood St.
Dallas TX 75201
200
May 3 Special Programming Workshops on JavaScript for the students of Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy (BOMLA) & other a few other DISD school students. ECSS building 25 25
Saturday, Apr 19 3-4pm FREE demo event to public: Animations Using Alice – Learn how Alice uses drag and drop programming to convert your idea to code quickly and see it in action! (More information in 7th page of www.plano.gov/DocumentCenter/View/5130 or look at the page content directly.) Haggard Library, Plano 20
April 5 10am – 3pm Special Programming Workshops on Alice for the students of Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy & other a few other DISD school students. ECSS building 30 30
Friday, April 4
8am to 9am
Multiple UTD faculty to do Career presentations in classrooms @ Naaman Forest High School (in partnership with Chestnutt Association). Naaman Forest High School, Garland, TX 100 25
April 3-4,
8:30 am – 5pm
2 day hands-on workshops on Big Data Analytics for Professionals, taught by world renowned researchers of UT Dallas CS department. Details @ utd.edu/k12/professionals ECSS building 15 30
Saturday, Mar 29 3-4pm FREE demo event to public: Math in action using Logo and JavaScript (3rd grade & up) – Learn how angles and shapes, division, remainder, multiplication factor, random numbers and recursion result in beautiful drawings in Logo and JavaScript (More information in 7th page of www.plano.gov/DocumentCenter/View/5130 or look at the page content directly.) Haggard Library, Plano 20
Saturday, Mar 22 10am – 5pm DFW Family Expo – come & visit us in this FREE EXPO to see a few demos & talk about various Summer Camps that will be conducted @ UT Dallas! Dallas Market Hall ~300 families
Jan 11 – March 9

(weekends)

Spring I Programming Clubs on Scratch, Logo, Alice, JavaScript and Java. These weekend courses will enable us to progress slowly with lots of hands-on projects along the way. Details @ utd.edu/k12/clubs ECSS building, UT Dallas & Falak Art Studio & Mathnasimum, Coppell 40 200
March 11 Alice Programming workshop for middle & high school girls, sponsored by ThoughtWorks, Registration will be at www.girlsincdallas.org Girls Inc. Dallas @ Love Field campus 30 30
March 10-14, Spring break With a big line-up of workshops during Spring break, we will have something for every one! We will also make it easy to attend by offering them at several locations around the city. You can just cover 1 topic in 1 day or enjoy the whole break with us! Details @ utd.edu/k12/spring

Special “Bring Math to Life using Programming” 1-week camp @ Daedalus Education Plano

UT Dallas, Allen, Coppell, Plano & Temple Texas! 320 800
March 1, 1-4pm Come & visit us at GT Summer Spotlight! EXPO, organized by SAGE Grapevine/Colleyville. The Professional Development and Education Center (PDEC), Colleyville ~50 families
Feb 27, 5-8pm Come & visit us at Frisco SAGE EXPO! Liberty High School

15250 Rolater Road

Frisco Texas 75035

~30 families
Saturday, Feb 22 10am – 3 pm DFWChild Camp Fair – come & visit us in this FREE EXPO to see a few demos & talk about various Summer Camps that will be conducted @ UT Dallas! Episcopal School of Dallas, 4100 Merrell Rd., Dallas ~150 families
Saturday, Feb 22 3-4pm FREE demo event to public: Animate, Draw & Explore Using Scratch (3rd grade & up) – Learn how Scratch uses drag and drop programming which means no syntax errors. The program is always ready to run, enabling young learners to focus on the logic instead! (More information in 7th page of www.plano.gov/DocumentCenter/View/5130 or look at the page content directly.) Haggard Library, Plano 28
Feb 16 – 22 National Engineers Week celebration by Jonsson School – Lectures about Computer Science & demos of Programming tools for school students who will be visiting the campus

ecs.utdallas.edu/engineersweek, also open to public on Saturday 10 am – 2 pm

Various buildings @ UT Dallas 100
Monday, Feb 17 (Presidents day) Staff development day for most ISDs, so school students are OFF on that day! Our 1-day workshops is an enjoyable & useful way to spend the day while parents are working. Details @ utd.edu/k12/feb17 ECSS building, UT Dallas 100 100
Saturday, Feb 15 You feel pretty good with your programming skills & want to take ON more challenging problems? Our high school programming contest is a perfect one – work with your school teacher to register. You can register at Novice level and move up whenever you feel ready. Details @ www.utdallas.edu/k12/contest. Advance registration required. ECSS building, UT Dallas 300 300
Saturday, Feb 8, 10am to 2pm SAGE Summer Expo – come & visit us in this FREE EXPO to see a few demos & talk about various Summer Camps that will be conducted @ UT Dallas! Plano Senior High School

2200 Independence Parkway

Plano, TX 75075

~300 families
Friday, Jan 31, 2014 9am to 2pm Hands on demos on Enjoyable Programming, as part of Pathways to Success event for 6th grade students of Rockwall ISD Rockwall ISD admin bldg
1050 Williams Street,
Rockwall, TX 75087
40 40
Monday, Jan 20, 2014 FREE Programming Workshops for School Students on MLK national day of service – This will be unique way of providing service – UTD students will serve by both teaching and loaning laptops to school students who have no laptops. Details @ www.utd.edu/k12/mlk. Thanks to corporate sponsors: eShipGlobal, ThoughtWorks & Ventura Custom Homes. ECSS building, UT Dallas 200 200
Saturday, Jan 18, 2014 3-4pm FREE demo event to public: Fancy Drawings Using Logo (3rd grade & up): Logo is all about programming to generate drawings – it is also a great tool it is to bring math concepts to life! (More information in 7th page of www.plano.gov/DocumentCenter/View/5130 or look at the page content directly.) Haggard Library, Plano 42
Dec 30, 2013 –
Jan 3, 2014
1-week Winter Camp at a location near you! Programming camps around the Metroplex! Details @ utd.edu/k12/winter Allen, Plano, Dallas, Carrollton & Coppell 42 105
Dec 23 – 27, 2013 Programming Workshops around the Metroplex. Details @ utd.edu/k12/winter Allen, Plano & Coppell 60 110
Dec 12 – 18, 2013 Hands-on Introduction to Programming using Scratch and Logo, as part of Enrichment Cluster @ SpringRidge Elementary School, Richardson, 3rd to 6th graders, 1 hour daily for 5 days SpringRidge Elementary School, Richardson 25 25
Sep 1 – Dec 18, 2013

3pm – 4:30pm

Weekly Afterschool Programming Clubs in Scratch, Logo, Alice & JavaScript @ Harmony School of Business, Dallas Harmony School of Business, Dallas 30 60
Dec 14, 2013 Explore Computer Science event – 10 minute talks and demos of various tools to learn Programming, as part of National CS Education Week. Details @ www.utd.edu/k12/csedweek ECSS building, UT Dallas 100 100
Nov 25-26, 2013 2-day Programming Workshops during Thanksgiving Break IBM Coppell 81 142
Nov 25-26, 2013 2-day Programming Workshops during Thanksgiving Break ECSS building, UT Dallas 113 226
Nov 27, 2013 CS Outreach day Programming Workshops ECSS building, UT Dallas 200 150
Nov 16, 2013 Enjoyable intro to Programming using Alice – special workshop for 21st Century Afterschool Programs, Irving ISD ECSS building, UT Dallas 35 35
Nov 15, 2013 Career day presentations & demos Bowman Middle School, Plano 100 25
Nov 13, 2013 “Software developer as a career” presentation Greenhill School, Addison
Nov 9, 2013 Fall 2013 High School Programming Contest: ~75 teams of 3 students each & ~25 school teachers (coaches) ECSS building, UT Dallas 250 250
Oct 7, 14, 18, 21 & 28, 2013 Programming Workshops on “Staff development days/Student Holidays” of various ISDs ECSS building, UT Dallas 250 200
Summer 2013 13 Summer Camps for high school students (includes one residential camp called “Geekly Girls Camp”) ECSS building & RHW, UT Dallas 400 2000
Summer, 2013 FREE Advanced Problem Solving course using Java ECSS building, UT Dallas 50 200
May 16, 2013 Career day presentation & demos Harmony School of Business, Dallas 100 25
April 13, 2013 Spring 2013 High School Programming Contest: ~70 teams of 3 students each & ~25 school teachers (coaches) ECSS building, UT Dallas 235 235
Spring break, 2013 FREE programming workshops in Alice, JavaScript & Java (5 days) ECSS building, UT Dallas 300 1000
Feb 7 & 8, 2013 Enjoyable Programming Workshops to college students & school teachers Jackson State University, Mississippi 30 30
Feb 1, 2013 Career day presentations Lone Oak High School, Lone Oak, Texas 20 10
Spring, 2013 First AfterSchool Coding Club – Animations using Alice Harmony School of Business, Dallas 25 50
Winter break, 2012 FREE programming workshops in Alice, JavaScript & Java (5 days) ECSS building, UT Dallas 150 750
Dec 4, 2012 Enjoyable Introduction to Programming using JavaScript Heritage High School, Frisco, Texas 50 50
Thanksgiving break, 2012 FREE programming workshops in Alice, JavaScript & Java (3 days) ECSS building, UT Dallas 150 300
Sep 22, 2012 Enjoyable Introduction to Programming presentation/demo to Metroplex Math Circle of Dallas ECSS building, UT Dallas 100 100
Fall semester, 2012 FREE Alice programming course on Saturdays ECSS building, UT Dallas 15 30
Summer, 2012 FREE Introduction to Java Programming course ECSS building, UT Dallas 50 200
Summer, 2012 FREE Advanced Problem Solving course using Java ECSS building, UT Dallas 50 200