Pathfinders Winter Institute
If you would like to apply for the Pathfinders Winter Institute 2021, please follow the steps below:
Collect your school’s data from National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). Enter your school’s name, city, state to find relevant information. Keep this data handy during the application process as you will be required to enter it.
Upon email notification of acceptance, please begin to secure your funding to ensure your participation in the Pathfinders Winter Institute 2021. All courses require you to raise funds. The cost to attend any of the courses is $850 and includes virtual conference registration costs, tuition and specific resources if applicable needed to participate.
**Please note there are two exceptions: the first 20 US public school teachers who apply and are accepted to Microsoft MakeCode and the first 30 US public school teachers who apply and are accepted to CMU CS Academy will participate for free.
Please select one of the following two fundraising options:
How to apply
For any queries related to the Pathfinders Winter Institute application process, please contact us at
Monday to Friday
8:00 AM to 4:30 PM CT
888-499-7700 or 763-447-3777