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ENTRY-LEVEL SOFTWARE DEVELOPER TRAINING FUNDED BY THE HAROLD ALFOND FOUNDATION

ENTRY-LEVEL SOFTWARE DEVELOPER TRAINING FUNDED BY THE HAROLD ALFOND FOUNDATION

July 13, 2021
The Center for Workforce and Professional Development is currently recruiting participants for an entry-level software developer training program; all costs associated with the program are funded by the Harold Alfond Foundation, so the program is offered to the community at no cost. Over the course of the 12-week training, participants in this training program can expect to understand basic software development components: simple coding blocks, portion with conditionals, loops, sequencing, etc;… READ MORE
Everyone Can Code

Everyone Can Code

July 08, 2021 · Teaching Creativity, Critical Thinking, and Problem-Solving
Apple is hosting a 90-minute online event via Cisco Webex on July 15th from 10-11:30 AM EDT. This free SWIFT Coding event is for teachers, curriculum directors, and administrators interested in coding and computer science Register now to save your spot (space is limited!) READ MORE
2021 Maine App Challenge winners announced

2021 Maine App Challenge winners announced

July 03, 2021
Three digitally-savvy high school students from Maine were recently selected as winners of the 2021 Tyler Technologies Maine App Challenge, a contest that encourages students to develop a mobile application and create a video to showcase their design. The winners received scholarships totaling $10,000, which were presented at Tyler’s virtual awards ceremony on June 23. Steve Wozniak — a renowned electronics engineer, computer programmer, philanthropist, and technology entrepreneur — also… READ MORE
The Congressional App Challenge is Live!

The Congressional App Challenge is Live!

June 28, 2021
The Congressional App Challenge is back for another year of encouraging students to learn to code! The CAC is an initiative of the U.S. House of Representatives, where Members of Congress host contests in their districts for middle school and high school students, encouraging them to learn to code and inspiring them to pursue careers in computer science. This is the most prestigious competition in student computer science, so don’t let your students miss out on this great… READ MORE
Registration now open for CS Summer of Fun! PD week happening Aug. 9-13

Registration now open for CS Summer of Fun! PD week happening Aug. 9-13

June 24, 2021
Registration now open for CS Summer of Fun! PD week happening Aug. 9-13:   MON-WED sessions TH-FRI sessions   Register for both to participate in the entire conference including the Equity in CS Keynote on Wed at 12 noon!   You can view session descriptions here.   Thank you to Microsoft TEALS for being our lead sponsor this year!   READ MORE
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June 09, 2021 · Partner updates, upcoming events and more!
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CSTA New England Seeks Proposals for 2021 Conference

CSTA New England Seeks Proposals for 2021 Conference

May 28, 2021
The fifth annual CSTA NE regional conference will be on Saturday, October 16, 2021. CSTA NE has released a request for proposals and encourage proposals for presentations that are tied to the theme of 'INNOVATION'. READ MORE
Project>Login Intern Completes Report on STEM Readiness in Maine

Project>Login Intern Completes Report on STEM Readiness in Maine

May 26, 2021
Project>Login intern Joe Sanderson recently completed a report on STEM Readiness in Maine. The report overviews on current landscape conditions and recommendations for the state. We thank Joe for his excellent work on this project! READ MORE
CS Summer of Fun Professional Development - August 9-13

CS Summer of Fun Professional Development - August 9-13

May 26, 2021 · registration opens soon
Project>Login will be offering a CS Summer of Fun Professional Development the week of August 9-13. Workshops will include topics including CS Robotics for PK-6, Getting Started with CS First, Microsoft TEALS, LoisLabs, and much more! Sign up to be notified when registration opens! https://forms.gle/npcYuyafTYyySrW16 READ MORE
Learn About Alfond Leaders - GOOD NEWS for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) professionals and STEM students soon to graduate who want to live and work in Maine

Learn About Alfond Leaders - GOOD NEWS for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) professionals and STEM students soon to graduate who want to live and work in Maine

May 11, 2021
Applications are now being accepted through May 15, 2021 for up to $60,000 in student loan debt relief for professionals who live in or relocate to Maine and are employed by a Maine-based business in the STEM-related fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Soon to be graduates who will work in Maine companies as STEM professionals may also apply. The Alfond Leaders program is funded by the Harold Alfond Foundation and administered by the Finance Authority of Maine (FAME).… READ MORE