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).
Coursera. Coursera has a number of computer science classes including an interactive approach to Python. I’ve also got to give a shout out to Scott Page’s course on Model Thinking: … Continue reading
Teach Yourself Programming in Ten Years. Yesterday’s post was about a web-based service for learning Python; today’s post is about a very realistic 10 year plan for truly learning how … Continue reading
Online Python Tutor: Learn and practice Python programming in your web browser. This online tutorial got some positive comments on the IEAP list. An excerpt from another list also seemed … Continue reading
Tonight, I tried to debrick one of the XO laptops that we recently received from some of the OLPC crew. I went through the motions, as provided by the wiki, … Continue reading