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