Cybersecurity with micro:bits

Explore cybersecurity skills through coding on the micro:bit. We will take a quick tour of the cybersecurity blocks CYBER.ORG has created for MakeCode then dive into Communicating and Encrypting with Python on the micro:bit. Completion of the workshop can be used towards fulfilling requirements for the North Dakota credential for Computer Science and Cybersecurity. This workshop session will be asynchronous. Work will need to be completed during the month teachers sign up for.
Topic Skill
Beginner
Topic Eligible for PD Credit
Yes
Topic Cost
$ 0 per participant
Topic Min Participants
1
Topic Max Participants
15
Topic Duration
8
Topic Major Goal
Teachers will explore the CYBER.ORG Coding Fundamentals curriculum with specific focus on Cybersecurity activities for MakeCode and Python
Objective Description
    Discover CYBER.ORG's encryption blocks for MakeCode and how the code can be written in Python
  • Explore and learn how to integrate the CYBER.ORG curriculum, specifically the Cybersecurity activities of the Coding Fundamentals Course
  • Practice using the radio communication function of the micro:bit

Upcoming Sessions

No sessions for this topic are scheduled. Contact your Regional IT Specialist to schedule this workshop.