This project will explore PK-2 teachers' content knowledge by investigating their understanding of the design and implementation of culturally relevant computer science learning activities for young children. The project team will design a replicable model of PK-2 teacher professional development to address the lack of research in early computer science education.
Assistant Professor, Art Education
About Me (Bio):
Sean Justice is Assistant Professor of Art Education at Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas. His teaching and research addresses teacher education in the age of computing and digital networks. As an artist, he has exhibited photographs, videos and computer animations both nationally and internationally. His book Learning to Teach in the Digital Age: New Materialities and Maker Paradigms in Schools was published by Peter Lang, in 2016. He publishes regularly in art, education, and human development journals.