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Supercomputers don't have to be giant to enable innovation

Supercomputers don't have to be giant to enable innovation | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Cray's Technical Enterprise caliber devices provide the power needed to do sophisticated scientific research, but do so in a form factor that is cost- and space-effective for many types of organiza...
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Supercomputing requires math, thinking skills, algebra and computational thinking and an awareness of gateways to computing. New technologies require rethinking the use of technology Cyberlearning does that for transformational learning.
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20 Resources for Teaching Kids How to Program & Code

20 Resources for Teaching Kids How to Program & Code | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Isn't it amazing to see a baby or a toddler handle a tablet or a smart phone? They know how technology works. Kids absorb information so fast, languages (spoken or coded) can be learned in a matter of months.
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Is U.S. Falling Behind in Supercomputing and Exascale?

Is U.S. Falling Behind in Supercomputing and Exascale? | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Few dispute the importance of supercomputing to U.S. competitiveness. The argument is around whether current government efforts – primarily through the Adv
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Why Wearable Technology Will Change Learning Forever

These slides were used to support my talk at the Learning Technologies Conference and Exposition in London in January 2015.

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From Shooting Bison to Fighting Orcs: The Future of Educational Games (EdSurge News)

From Shooting Bison to Fighting Orcs: The Future of Educational Games (EdSurge News) | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Many developers of educational games get waylaid for one reason or another, whether that be lack of funding or slow traction among teachers. But few find themselves brought down by dysentery or a loss of oxen.On January 15, edtech pioneers came together to discuss research, learning and questions es
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Ben Davies sur Twitter

Ben Davies sur Twitter | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
@slr112 @CompAtSch got this computational thinking card game at BETT. Do you want me to bring it along? pic.twitter.com/Nh3ix4IsKe
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SEW ELECTRIC | DIY PROJECTS THAT COMBINE FABRIC, ELECTRONICS AND PROGRAMMING

SEW ELECTRIC | DIY PROJECTS THAT COMBINE FABRIC, ELECTRONICS AND PROGRAMMING | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
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How Big Is Coding Right Now? A Programming School Just Sold for $36M - Wired

How Big Is Coding Right Now? A Programming School Just Sold for $36M - Wired | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Online training company Pluralsight is acquiring the "learn to code" site Code School for $36 million.
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No-Tech Board Games That Teach Coding Skills to Young Children

No-Tech Board Games That Teach Coding Skills to Young Children | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Programming for young children gets pared down to its analog basics in several board games that teach sequences of commands.

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Chris Carter's curator insight, January 28, 8:40 PM

Yes! Computational thinking simply does not require computers.

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What All Americans Need to Know About How Poverty Impacts Education

What All Americans Need to Know About How Poverty Impacts Education | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
The real issue is not teachers, but concentrated poverty.
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When it was only an urban problem, few people took notice. Now it is a whole different problem. In addition to lack of food, access to tools, and stimulation from good sources, ... sometimes parental resources and knowledge are a problem.

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Creative Computational Thinking: Probably the cutest computational thinking in the world

Creative Computational Thinking: Probably the cutest computational thinking in the world | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Dash and dot robots and computational thinking
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Why We Should All Learn Coding Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Why We Should All Learn Coding Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
The Why We Should All Learn Coding Infographic presents the importance of learning to code. Enthusiasm for learning how to code is on the rise.

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 24, 11:21 AM
The Why We Should All Learn Coding Infographic presents the importance of learning to code. Enthusiasm for learning how to code is on the rise.


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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/08/24/coding-a-new-trend-in-education-and-a-big-responsibility/


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Η αυτοκρατορία του κώδικα αντεπιτίθεται

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Have you got what it takes to learn to code? - Telegraph.co.uk

Have you got what it takes to learn to code? - Telegraph.co.uk | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
With the second term of the new computing curriculum under way at schools across the UK, take our quiz and find out whether you've got what it takes to master code
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Teaching coding? How to select a programming language - eCampus News

Teaching coding? How to select a programming language - eCampus News | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
For those educators interested in truly giving their students’ a leg-up in coding, knowing how to narrow programming skills is critical.

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This Mini Documentary Perfectly Encapsulates Grace Hopper, Queen of ... - GOOD Magazine

This Mini Documentary Perfectly Encapsulates Grace Hopper, Queen of ... - GOOD Magazine | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Grace Hopper was a pioneer, and an inspiration to female computer scientists everywhere.

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Your Coding Style Is Like a Digital Fingerprint - Gizmodo

Your Coding Style Is Like a Digital Fingerprint - Gizmodo | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
If you think that good code is a plain, expressionless and elegant string of characters that is, at its best, utterly anonymous, think again.
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Kideville Aimed at Bringing 3D Printing and Urban Planning Skills to Students - 3DPrint.com

Kideville Aimed at Bringing 3D Printing and Urban Planning Skills to Students - 3DPrint.com | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
It's all about the children at Kidesign, an ed-tech startup aimed at building educational kits and bringing 3D printing into school curricula. Alberto Rizzol
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This is what happens when coding meets communication. | Joanna Chmiel | LinkedIn

This is what happens when coding meets communication. | Joanna Chmiel | LinkedIn | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
What happens when #coding meets #communication? http://t.co/oKriwvdiiV
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Textile Messages

Textile Messages | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Textile Messages has 2 ratings and 1 review. Allison said: Textile Messages is a collection of dispatches” (essays) looking into developments in e-texti...
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Supercomputing the evolution of a model flower

Supercomputing the evolution of a model flower | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Scientists using supercomputers found genes sensitive to cold and drought in a plant help it survive climate change. These findings increase basic understanding of plant adaptation and can be applied to improve crops.
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Video Feature: Signs That Virtual Reality Is on the Verge of Taking Off

Video Feature: Signs That Virtual Reality Is on the Verge of Taking Off | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Major technology and media companies are investing heavily in virtual reality, a signal that the experience may soon be ready for mass consumption.
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This Is Why Students Need to Learn Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

This Is Why Students Need to Learn Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
RT @colonelb: This Is Why Students Need to Learn Coding http://t.co/iQJOQpmjgn #edchat #edtech
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RC-Brick — 3D Printing & Smartphones Make Legos Even More Fun

RC-Brick — 3D Printing & Smartphones Make Legos Even More Fun | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
If you’re a parent of young children and you have a smartphone, then you’re probably all too familiar with the apparently irresistible appeal of the smartph

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Creative Computational Thinking: Waste as a tool for computational thinking

Creative Computational Thinking: Waste as a tool for computational thinking | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Creative Computational Thinking: Waste as a tool for computational thinking http://t.co/0MqULmnGDw @ComputingUoN
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Coding Bootcamp Boom Continues With Hack Reactor Buy - Wired

Coding Bootcamp Boom Continues With Hack Reactor Buy - Wired | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
San Francisco code school Hack Reactor is acquiring fellow programming education company MakerSquare.
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Seven notable Raspberry Pi rivals

Seven notable Raspberry Pi rivals | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Everyone wants a piece of the Pi.

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