Governor's Computer Science Institute
June 18-24, 2023
The following students completed the inaugural Governor's Computeer Science Institute, improving their computer and programming skills as they worked with experts at the GCSI at WVU in June. Like all Governor's Schools GCSI is offered at no cost to students or their families. The only financial requirements are that they provide healthcare insurance and transportation to and from WVU. Students from all counties were encouraged to attend.
GCSI School-level responsibilities
Although the counselors do not have to help in the selection process, they are asked to be in charge of school-wide communication regarding the Governor's Computer Science Institute. Director of the Office of Student Enrichment Joey Wiseman and Coordinator Ray Lowther send counselors a letter asking them to inform students about GCSI opportunities.. They also send letters to teachers who are most likely to have contact with 9th and 10th graders, the target audience. Specifically, teachers and counselors are asked to do the following: