GenCyber Teacher Camp at COD

2018 GenCyber Teacher Camps are Here!

All camps meet on the Glen Ellyn campus of College of DuPage from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. during the following weeks:

June 25 to 29 – teachers of grades 3 to 8
July 9 to 13 – teachers of grades 7 to 12

Click here for Teacher Camp Application

Application deadline extended!

Apply by Thursday, May 24 at 8:00 a.m.


Provide Students with the Tools They Need to be Safe Online

GenCyber Teacher Camp is designed for teachers who are passionate about promoting cybersecurity and online safety. The camps are taught by faculty from the Computer and Internetworking Technologies (CIT) Department  and the Homeland Security Training Institute (HSTI).

Explore GenCyber First Principles and concepts of digital citizenship through hands-on activities and discussions. Through the camp, develop curriculum modules covering safe online behavior and cybersecurity concepts to share in your classroom.

The Benefits of GenCyber Camps for Teachers

      • Grant-funded camps are presented at no cost to teachers
      • Receive $300 stipend for five days' attendance
      • Get a Chromebook to take back to your classroom
      • Gain access to all curriculum developed by camp teams
      • Earn professional development hours 


Apply Today!
There are 36 seats in each week of teacher camp, and participants will be selected through a random lottery process. Applications are due Friday, May 18 at 4:30 p.m. All applicants will be notified whether they are selected for camp via email. To ensure you receive all relevant emails, please add the domain @cod.edu to your safe list.

 

Camp Funding

GenCyber Camps are generously funded by a grant from the National Security Agency and the National Science Foundation, so there is no cost to attend the camp.

Other Information

Light continental breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided each day, but unfortunately we cannot accommodate special dietary requests.

 

Contact Us

Email contact: TeacherCamp@cod.edu

Phone: (630) 942-2524 for Teacher Camps

 


 

GenCyber camps are open to all student and teacher participants at no cost. Funding is provided jointly by the NSA and the NSF.

National Security Agency logo   NSF logo

GenCyber logo

NSF: www.nsf.gov

NSA: www.nsa.gov

GenCyber: www.gen-cyber.com

 

COD GenCyber Teacher Camp

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Teacher Camp - July 2017

This summer, COD proudly presented our first cybersecurity camps for middle and high school teachers and students this summer through a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Security Agency (NSA). These camps are grant-funded and offered to participants at no cost.

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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