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Amazon Future Engineer

The Amazon Future Engineer sponsorship provides professional development to elementary and middle school teachers on the content and pedagogy of computer science education. 

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Benefits of this Program

  • Learn to incorporate Computer Science Technology tools and practices applied to all subject matter in your classroom
  • The Bootup Curriculum prepares teachers to facilitate open ended projects in the free coding platforms of Scratch Jr. and Scratch. No experience in teaching how to code required

  • At the end of this program, teachers may apply for the annual Amazon Future Engineer Teacher Awards. Winners receive $25,000 funding for school projects plus a $5,000 stipend.

Eligibility & timeline 

  • All K-6 Classroom Teachers, Instructional Coaches, TAs, Library Media Specialists, STEM Teachers, Enrichment Teachers, Teachers of SWD, ELL/ENL and Technology Specialists
  • Onsite PD and support for 2023-2024 school year
  • Teachers attend 3 in person and 3 virtual PD workshops
  • Afternoon/Evening sessions from 3:45 pm to 6:45 pm from September to March
  • Attending Classroom teachers/Specialists are eligible for credit or stipend

To Apply:

Obtain approval for this request from your Building Principal or K-5/6th grade Coordinator and fill out this form by May 29th, 2024

Attending Classroom teachers/Specialists are eligible for credit or stipend

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