The Internet: Learn the structure of the internet (routers, tiered ISPs) and the protocols that govern it (IP, TCP, HTTP)
Big Data: Look at large data sets from data.gov and Gapminder to explore global trends and how to make the data tell a story. If it's an election year, we'll look at live election polling as well.
Personal Data: Investigate how our data is used by corporations for advertisements or the government for surveillance. We create a 'Know Your Data' poster to rate certain apps on our phones, and learn basic encryption and cyber-security techniques we can apply to our digital routines
Earn AP Credit: The AP exam has 3 parts: the Create task (ie: writing a program), the Explore task (ie: researching a computing innovation), and the Multiple Choice Test (74 questions)