Arizona Computer Science Standards


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Arizona Computer Science Vision Statement
Arizona’s K-12 students will develop a foundation of computer science knowledge and learn new approaches to problem solving and critical thinking. Students will become innovative, collaborative creators and ethical, responsible users of computing technology to ensure they have the knowledge and skills to productively participate in a global society.

For a better understanding of the design of this standard and guidance on implementing this standard, download the complete Word or PDF document and refer to the Introduction pages.

Appendix A


Arizona Computer Science Standards

(Approved: October 22, 2018)

Appendix B

Computer Science Practices

Computer Science Essential Concepts and Subconcepts

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Contact Information: Sarah Sleasman , Director of Science and STEM | 602-364-2353