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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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Inspiring visitors of all ages using digital technology in a world-class, master-works art museum - YouTube

Discover how augmented reality and Christie MicroTiles touch interactive video walls have radically transformed the museum experience at Cleveland Museum Of ...

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This is the TED-Ed Innovative Educator program

This is the TED-Ed Innovative Educator program | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
What does innovation in education look like around the world? What is a great idea in education that hasn't yet been tried? What amount of collaboration and support could help that idea come to lif...

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National Coding Week aims at adult learners - ElectronicsWeekly.com

National Coding Week aims at adult learners - ElectronicsWeekly.com | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
National Coding Week is intended open up coding to adults, potentially leading to careers in programming. Taking place over September 21-27, there will be
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A Student's Guide to Coding and Information Theory

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Machine Dreams | BU Today | Boston University

Machine Dreams | BU Today | Boston University | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Should liberal arts students learn “computational thinking”?
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12 Sites That Will Teach You Coding for Free

12 Sites That Will Teach You Coding for Free | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Programming has helped me to become a much better entrepreneur, and you can learn this skill without spending a dime.
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Computational Thinking: Getting to grips with the basics of Coding and Programming | bee-it

Computational Thinking: Getting to grips with the basics of Coding and Programming | bee-it | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
The new Computing Curriculum introduced the topic of coding last year in order to equip students with the skills they may require for the future technology driven workplace. However, with no previous lesson plans, no guides, no trial and error research to fall back on, teaching what is a brand new topic for many teachers is

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Cracking the code the growing role of coding in education learning world

Source: euronews Coding, used to build software for apps and websites, is increasingly becoming an essential skill in the 21st century. Correspondingly ...
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How to learn and memorize coding

How to learn and memorize coding | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Learning and memorizing code for website designing is not easy especially when you are starting new in this field. Here are some tips to learn these hard-to-remember codes.
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Interdisciplinary Computational Thinking

Interdisciplinary Computational Thinking | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Computational thinking is a way to 'understand and change the world’. It is about more than just computing. It crosses curriculum boundaries giving a powerful way to understand (and change) our dig...
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The best Apps to teach kids Coding [@CoderFactory Blog]

The best Apps to teach kids Coding [@CoderFactory Blog] | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
The best Apps to teach kids Coding: Learning computer programming can help kids develop problem-solving and critical-thinking skills. It also encourages them to be not only the consumers of technology, but also the creators.
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Wolfram Technology Conference 2015: Pushing the Boundaries of Computation

Wolfram Technology Conference 2015: Pushing the Boundaries of Computation | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
See how the Wolfram technology stack gives you the competitive edge. Hear directly from developers. Training available. Oct 20-22, 2015.
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CodeNow launches #CodeHow videos | eSchool News | eSchool News

CodeNow launches #CodeHow videos | eSchool News | eSchool News | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
CodeNow is launching #CodeHow, an online video tutorial series designed specifically for teens and accessible for free on YouTube.
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Cracking the code: the growing role of coding in education - learning world

Coding, used to build software for apps and websites, is increasingly becoming an essential skill in the 21st century. Correspondingly, educators around the ...
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One-third of schools admit to making no investment in coding training for teachers - ComputerWeekly.com

One-third of schools admit to making no investment in coding training for teachers - ComputerWeekly.com | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
The current computing curriculum has been in place for a year, but the support given to teachers delivering these classes varies across the UK.
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New Self-Paced Computational Thinking Course for Educators from Google

New Self-Paced Computational Thinking Course for Educators from Google | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Google has just released a course for educators introducing them to Computational Thinking.  No programming experience or other special skills are required -- just your Google Account. The course b...
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Strategies and resources to support the teachin...

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Audio Review #70 | MineCraft EDU Gives Teachers Permission to Use Mincraft in the Classroom - 21CL Radio

Audio Review #70 | MineCraft EDU Gives Teachers Permission to Use Mincraft in the Classroom - 21CL Radio | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Overview I’ve heard heard the buzz about MinecraftEdu for about a year, now, but didn’t know much more about it than that it was Minecraft that had been “teacher-fied.”  I’d looked into it out of...

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Chris Carter's curator insight, September 8, 2015 10:11 PM

Amazing resource! Fun lessons on coding.

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Gamasutra: Richard Atlas's Blog - Gamification, Rewards & Learning

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School kids would rather study coding than a foreign language, says Ocado - ComputerWeekly.com

School kids would rather study coding than a foreign language, says Ocado - ComputerWeekly.com | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
A year since computer science was added to the school curriculum Ocado finds kids would rather learn to code than to speak another language.
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They should do both, and add geography too.

 

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How Virtual Reality Can Close Learning Gaps in Your Classroom (EdSurge News)

How Virtual Reality Can Close Learning Gaps in Your Classroom (EdSurge News) | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Virtual Reality (VR) may be the type of educational breakthrough that comes along once in a generation, heralding a tectonic shift toward immersive content for teaching and instruction.



Classroom-Ready VR Resources


1) Take your students somewhere their school bus can’t with
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Ali Partovi: Why Learning to Code Is Imperative In Public Education

Ali Partovi: Why Learning to Code Is Imperative In Public Education | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Ali Partovi, co-founder of Code.org, has an ambitious goal: To get public high schools to offer computer programming classes -- not just as an elective, but as a science requirement.
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Strategies and resources to support the teaching of Computational Thinking

Strategies and resources to support the teaching of Computational Thinking | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
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Paul Herring's curator insight, September 6, 2015 8:45 PM

A great list of resources here

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You Don't Have to Be Good at Math to Learn to Code

You Don't Have to Be Good at Math to Learn to Code | COMPUTATIONAL THINKING and CYBERLEARNING | Scoop.it
Learning to program involves a lot of Googling, logic, and trial-and-error—but almost nothing beyond fourth-grade arithmetic.
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basil60's curator insight, September 7, 2015 5:34 PM

Oh, if only were that easy. problem solving skills are critical, and a structured way of thinking. For many kids, I think this is where we fall short. Not scaffolding these processes sufficiently

Problem solving is not an innate process (in this context). Just as they do in Maths, I think we need to teach key Problem Solving skills.