The College of Education at UIUC is hosting a Spring Speaker Series in Computer Science Education. All are welcome to attend, just follow the registration link. Here is some information on the speakers:
 
April 8, 2:30 p.m. - Dr. Aman Yadav,
Professor in the College of Education and Director of the Master’s of Arts in Educational Technology program at Michigan State University. His teaching and research focus on computational thinking, computer science education, and problem-based learning.
 
April 22, 12 p.m. - Dr. Matthew Berland, 
Associate Professor of Design, Creative, and Informal Education in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at UW–Madison and Affiliate Faculty in Information Studies, Computer Sciences, Educational Psychology, and Science/ Technology Studies. He uses design-based research to create and analyze tools and learning environments that support students’ creative agency and computational literacies. 
 
May 6, 12 p.m. - Dr. Joanna Goode, 
Sommerville Knight Professor in the College of Education at the University of Oregon. Joanna has directed multiple National Science Foundation-sponsored research projects, developed the equity-focused Exploring Computer Science high school course, and is the co-author of the book, Stuck in the Shallow End: Education, Race, and Computing (MIT Press, 2008/2017).