Sugar Labs @ NDSU

Building a smarter computing culture in Fargo, ND

The Female Perspective of Computer Science: Why Arts and Social Science Needs Code: Testimonials

The Female Perspective of Computer Science: Why Arts and Social Science Needs Code: Testimonials. One good post leads to another.

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Piloting after school clubs to ignite interest in Computer Science | Research Blog

Piloting after school clubs to ignite interest in Computer Science | Research Blog. A robust extra-curricular model for teaching CS (or what us humanists call proceduracy).

January 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hour of Code: Going the wrong direction!

Originally posted on Kevin Brooks:
I just found an “Hour of Code” link underneath the Google Search bar and had to follow it. Chris Lindgren and I have a work…

December 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Afterschool and Expanded Learning | American Institutes for Research

Afterschool and Expanded Learning | American Institutes for Research. As we explore options for 2013 and beyond, the American Institute for Research’s report, Beyond the Bell, will be a good … Continue reading

June 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why your 8-year-old should be coding | VentureBeat

Why your 8-year-old should be coding | VentureBeat. An article about another learn-to-code program called “Tynker.” Screen shots suggest it has a lot in common with Scratch, including Scratch 2.0: … Continue reading

April 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

An Interview with Computing Pioneer Alan Kay | TIME.com

An amazing interview with Alan Kay. He continues to articulate the sorts of goals we have at with our FargoXO project and the kinds of goals digital humanists can be … Continue reading

April 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Originally posted on OLPC School Server:
Silar’s orphanage in Port Au Prince, Haiti, usually has power once a day, often in the time between 12pm to 6 or 7am. In…

March 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

CSG Etoys Projects

CSG Etoys Projects. I’ve been reading about the great work done by the Columbus School for Girls, and now I find out they have great resources online, too!

February 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Marketplace Center : Kids Won’t Leave – Numbers are Growing | Hands of Charity XO Project

Marketplace Center : Kids Won’t Leave – Numbers are Growing | Hands of Charity XO Project.   Great list of Sugar Activities being used by kids in this location (Kenya?).

February 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

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