Tissue Paper Reforms: Coding for Kindergartners | Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice
Tissue Paper Reforms: Coding for Kindergartners | Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice. Larry Cuban’s post provides a really nice, concise history of Logo and coding efforts. As … Continue reading
Inspire Innovation Lab founder passionate about engaging children, community in STEM education | INFORUM
Inspire Innovation Lab founder passionate about engaging children, community in STEM education | INFORUM. Sugar Labs supports a smarter (computing) culture. I think we should see if the innovation lab … Continue reading
How to Get Girls Into Coding – NYTimes.com. Fabulous opinion piece. Natalie Rusk, a Scratch developer, notes that the next two years are really important because the “call to code” hasn’t … Continue reading
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).
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
Maker Scouts Home. Maybe Maker Scouts is the way to scale “Sugar Labs @ NDSU” and Sugar more generally. The Sugar community should definitely be engaged in a conversation with … Continue reading
Teaching kids how to write computer programs, by Marshall Brain. Nice overview of programming initiatives, projects, and pedagogy for kids.