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⭐ Texas educators: our K-5 Tech Apps curriculum is a state-approved instructional material. Learn More.

February 29, 2024

Tech Apps in Texas: A Familiar Crossroads

Tech Apps may feel new, but we’ve actually been here before. Dr. Dove compares the Texas science implementation to what we’re seeing today.

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February 1, 2024

Understanding the Revised Texas Technology Applications TEKS

Explore the changes to the new Texas Technology Applications standards, set for implementation in the ’24/’25 school year.

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November 27, 2023

Curriculum Update: Summative Assessments

Announcing: optional summative assessments! Now, every Ellipsis course has an assessment to help you gain insights into your classroom.

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November 2, 2023

Computer Science Education Week Activities

Computer Science Education Week 2023 is December 4 – December 10! This post includes a list of free CSEdWeek resources, available through our website and other computer science organizations.

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September 14, 2023

Curriculum Delivery Platform Launches Single Sign On Feature

We are thrilled to announce our SSO feature for the CDP! Learn more about integrations and how to get started in your district.

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June 2, 2023

What is Scratch? with Scratch Coding Lesson Plans

Learn more about the history of Scratch, find inspiration for your next Scratch activity, and download free Scratch lessons to use in your classroom!

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May 18, 2023

The Value of Productive Struggle: 3 Instructional Interventions to Try

How do teachers know when students are in productive struggle or when they are shutting down? Try these 3 interventions to keep students engaged.

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May 12, 2023

Introducing the Curriculum Delivery Platform

Learn about our Curriculum Delivery Platform (CDP), the online portal used to deliver Ellipsis Education curriculum.

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February 28, 2023

Codelicious is Now Ellipsis Education

Same curriculum, same mission, new name; Codelicious is now Ellipsis Education. Learn the story behind the rebrand.

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February 13, 2023

Pedagogical Content Knowledge in Computer Science

Brief introduction to CK, PK, and PCK. Explore how Codelicious Curriculum helps teachers develop all three in computer science classrooms.

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February 9, 2023

The Importance of Self-Awareness and Self-Management in the Classroom

Explore definitions, common developmental milestones, and sample lessons for two foundational SEL domains: self-awareness and self-management.

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February 2, 2023

Should CS Be Required in High School?

Has the time come to update high school course requirements and add computer science to the mix? Evaluate the benefits of making computer science a requirement for high school graduation.

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