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The blog of the Constellations Center for Equity in Computing

March 19, 2020
We wrap our year of professional development workshops with additional resources and thoughts on how our workshops added value to our program this year.
March 16, 2020
With the novel coronavirus wreaking havoc on communities around the world, Lien Diaz shares how Constellations is ready to help our students and teachers succeed. Diaz also offers encouragement for everyone as we rally together to protect our loved ones.
February 17, 2020
At the end of January, Atlanta Public Schools (APS) computer science (CS) educators revisited the Constellations Center for Equity in Computing (Constellations) on Georgia Tech’s campus for their third professional development (PD) workshop this academic year. Here are resources and links to some of what we covered during the workshop.
February 7, 2020
Lien Diaz reflects on the transformational year that was 2019, and how much still needs to change in 2020.
January 6, 2020
Finding opportunities to incorporate STEM-related activities into your child's day has never been easier or more important. Here are five methods for integrating computing concepts into your child's life.
December 16, 2019
Lien Diaz encourages people to invoke the same energy and passion for building up the computer science community outside of the designated Computer Science Education Week.
November 25, 2019
Constellations teachers visited campus again for another round of professional development workshops. This time, they were joined by a special guest and more!
October 21, 2019
This year, Constellations has implemented professional development for teachers throughout the academic year. The center hosted its first workshop in September to great success. Here, we give you the keys to a successful computer science teacher workshop.