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ALL about Flowcharts [pdf]


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Very good intro to Flowcharts!

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=FlowChart

 

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Important information for anyone designing reusable learning objects (RLO).  Great information for my students in Computer Based Training

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@Dennis Thx for sharing!

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Learn To Code, Code To Learn (EdSurge News)

Learn To Code, Code To Learn (EdSurge News) | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
Is it important for all children to learn how to write?
After all, very few children grow up to become journalists, novelists, or
professional writers. So why should everyone learn to write?
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"To write or to code," is this the question?

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ALL about Flowcharts [pdf]


Via Gust MEES, Dennis T OConnor
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Very good intro to Flowcharts!

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Gust MEES's curator insight, March 23, 2013 2:53 PM

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=FlowChart

 

Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, March 23, 2013 2:57 PM

Important information for anyone designing reusable learning objects (RLO).  Great information for my students in Computer Based Training

Gust MEES's comment, March 23, 2013 5:54 PM
@Dennis Thx for sharing!
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Facebook to help overhaul ICT curriculum - Telegraph

Facebook to help overhaul ICT curriculum - Telegraph | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
Michael Gove has unveiled plans for an overhaul of ICT teacher training with help from top technology firms including Facebook, Microsoft and IBM.
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Teaching CS in Schools with Meaning: Contexts and problems come first

Teaching CS in Schools with Meaning: Contexts and problems come first | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
Richard Hake relates a story from Alan Schoenfeld: One of the problems on the NAEP [National Assessment of Educational Progress] secondary mathematics exam, which was administered to a stratified s...
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Teaching intro CS and programming by way of scientific data analysis

Teaching intro CS and programming by way of scientific data analysis | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
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Computer science education and the real world

Computer science education and the real world | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
Enrolments in computer science degrees (in the US and Western Europe) have fallen drastically over the past few years, although I believe there has now been an increase in applicants from the low p...
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5 Fun Ways to Use Facebook in Your Lesson Plans and Teaching | Emerging Education Technology

5 Fun Ways to Use Facebook in Your Lesson Plans and Teaching | Emerging Education Technology | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
The most popular site on the Internet can be leveraged in the classroom in engaging and useful ways.

Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge, Thomas Faltin
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Across the planet, broadband is getting faster & faster

Across the planet, broadband is getting faster & faster | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
The global broadband revolution is in full swing and across the planet we are seeing people logging on the internet with faster and faster connections. It is new economies that are among the fastest.

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On Not Leaving Academia

On Not Leaving Academia | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
An article written by a faculty member who is leaving academia for Google has been circulating on Facebook. I agree in parts with what he is saying, but I am not going to leave academia (I should a...
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Defining: What does it mean to understand computing?

Defining: What does it mean to understand computing? | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
In the About page for this blog, I wrote, “Computing Education Research is about how people come to understanding computing, and how we can facilitate that understanding.”  Juha Sorva&...
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Gwinnett pilot hopes to draw students to computer programming...

Gwinnett pilot hopes to draw students to computer programming... | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
Students in Mike Reilly’s computer programming classes could be helping to bust the stereotype of the computer nerd hunched over a keyboard, writing programs that crunch numbers and sort lists.
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IT classes: Pupils need more than just coding skills - Telegraph

IT classes: Pupils need more than just coding skills - Telegraph | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
Plans to reform IT classes in schools are welcome and overdue – but we need to go further than simply teaching children how to write code, says computer scientist Tom Crick.
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David Willetts: computer science courses 'catastrophically boring' - Telegraph

David Willetts: computer science courses 'catastrophically boring' - Telegraph | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
Education is failing to keep up with the needs of businesses and putting people off studying IT, science and universities, Minister David Willetts has said.
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Essay on what MOOCs are missing to truly transform higher education | Inside Higher Ed

Essay on what MOOCs are missing to truly transform higher education | Inside Higher Ed | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
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ICER 2012 Day 1 Keynote: How Are We Thinking?

ICER 2012 Day 1 Keynote: How Are We Thinking? | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
We started off today with a keynote address from Ed Meyer, from University of Queensland, on the Threshold Concepts Framework (Also Pedagogy, and Student Learning). I am, regrettably, not as conver...
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What should we teach in CS courses

I read an interesting article today in the CACM by Bjarne Stroustrop (inventor of C++) who was bemoaning the fact that university CS courses are not aligned with industry needs and proposing that t...
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Critical Thinking Skills

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Fantastic graphic Blooms taxonomy


Via Tomasz Jankowski, Dennis T OConnor, Kathleen Cercone, Eva Buyuksimkesyan, João Greno Brogueira, Daniel Tan, Zoraini Wati Abas, Rozhan M Idrus
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Achieving Internet Order Without Law - Forbes

Achieving Internet Order Without Law - Forbes | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
(Photo credit: Wikipedia) The popular narrative in Internet policy circles these days goes something like this: The early days of the Net were a glorious unregulated nirvana, but eventually governments had to move in and assert more authority over...
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MOOCs are Marketing

MOOCs are Marketing | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
The question is, can they be more? - Earlier this week, Georgia Tech and eleven other higher education institutions announced their participation in Coursera, a company that hosts online courses.
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Carl Wieman on Effective Teaching

Carl Wieman on Effective Teaching | Computer Science Education | Scoop.it
This is a really nice piece on a lecture by Carl Wieman, whom I have mentioned previously.  In one page, the summary hits most of the key ideas in How People Learn. “Memory is not talked about ...
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