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Verizon Innovative App Challenge

Verizon Innovative App Challenge | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
Gather your team, dream up your idea, develop your app and win big in the Verizon Innovative App Challenge.
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Computer Science in Middle and High Schools
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America's STEM Education Problem

Our nation's high school seniors aren't ready for college-level math and science courses. Few graduates take advanced STEM classes in high school, and those ...
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Interview - STEM

This is a television spot that Brogan & Partners created for the National Defense Education Partnership to increase awareness of STEM and the importance in s...
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Raspberry Pi gets even tinier with new Model A+ board - CNET

Raspberry Pi gets even tinier with new Model A+ board - CNET | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“The new version of the popular microcomputer sports a microSD card slot and an even more compact design.”
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3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology

3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
t tCovering the use of 3D virtual worlds in education but also lots of other geeky-cool school stuff, 3D or not.
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How to recognize bias in 3D printer reviews

How to recognize bias in 3D printer reviews | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“3D printers come in many different shapes and colors and often it's difficult to find reliable desktop 3D printer reviews.”
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Useful info! Thanks to Inside3DP.

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How the Maker Movement is Transforming Education

How the Maker Movement is Transforming Education | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“Learn how the maker movement can change your classroom and find project ideas for maker classrooms.”
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Raspberry Pi Geek Magazine Adds SwitchDoc Labs Column - SwitchDoc Labs

Raspberry Pi Geek Magazine Adds SwitchDoc Labs Column - SwitchDoc Labs | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“Raspberry Pi Geek Magazine Adds SwitchDoc Labs Column SwitchDoc Labs is pleased to announce that Raspberry Pi Geek Magazine has added a monthly technical column written by Dr. John Shovic, CTO of SwitchDoc Labs.”
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Why You Should Learn To Code (And How To Actually Do It!) - DIY Genius

Why You Should Learn To Code (And How To Actually Do It!) - DIY Genius | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“In the Lost Interview with Steve Jobs, Apple’s co-founder said, “I think everybody in this country should learn …”
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60 Apps to Teach STEAM in the Classroom | Web t...

60 Apps to Teach STEAM in the Classroom | Web t... | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“Using a tablet to explore STEAM concepts is a natural pairing—as kids drag, draw and create they learn more about technology and the world around them.”
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16 Fun Projects for Your New Raspberry Pi - Gizmodo

16 Fun Projects for Your New Raspberry Pi - Gizmodo | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“The new Raspberry Pi is smaller, cheaper and more energy efficient—not a bad way to update a best-selling device.”
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STEM Education: Does America Have the Right Stuff? [INFOGRAPHIC] #edtech

STEM Education: Does America Have the Right Stuff? [INFOGRAPHIC] #edtech | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
A stronger focus on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education is the key to our country's future. Find out why from this infographic!

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Where America stands with STEM

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Transforming K-12 Computer Science: The Beauty and Joy of Computing

Speaker/Performer: Dan Garcia, EECS, UC Berkeley Sponsor: CITRIS (Ctr for Info Technology Research in the Interest of Society) Abstract: The Beauty and Joy o...
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Kids in a Tech World: A Million Opportunities - YouTube

Learn more about the work of Google's K12 Education Outreach team. The team is committed to building interest in STEM, engaging with students and alumni by p...

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Embedding STEM education into everything we do - Positively Naperville

Embedding STEM education into everything we do - Positively Naperville | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
Over 3oo students and parents turned out to Crone Middle School in southwest Naperville Wednesday evening for STEM night to learn about real world applications of STEM.
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Solving Arduino’s stk500_getsync() error

Solving Arduino’s stk500_getsync() error | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“[psgarcha] took a year-old Arduino Uno on an international trip and upon returning found something was wrong. Every time he would try to upload, he would get the dreaded avrdude error, ‘stk500_getsync(): not in sync resp=0×00′.”
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InstaBots 2WD Smart Robot Car Self Balancing Cool Kit For Arduino See the Video

InstaBots 2WD Smart Robot Car Self Balancing Cool Kit For Arduino See the Video | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“in Consumer Electronics, Gadgets & Other Electronics, Other”
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Top 10 Desktop 3D Printer Comparison

Top 10 Desktop 3D Printer Comparison | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“We showcase the most popular consumer desktop 3D printers in the market. Get yours now and start making!”
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What's the Maker Movement and Why Should I Care? | Scholastic.com

What's the Maker Movement and Why Should I Care? | Scholastic.com | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“We're glad you asked. The coauthor of Invent to Learn explains how to start one in your schools and why making is the most powerful way for kids to learn.”
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Getting Started | Spider

Getting Started | Spider | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“Spider is a programming language that compiles to JavaScript. It's just JavaScript, but better.”
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LearnToLearn: LEGO-A Powerful Hands-on Educational Tool

LearnToLearn: LEGO-A Powerful Hands-on Educational Tool | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
LEGO® Education LearnToLearn is a hands-on educational tool that helps elementary school students experience the possibilities of what can be learned using LEGO Education solutions within Design and Engineering, Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies while also building and reinforcing the most fundamental learning skills of the 21st century: Collaboration, Communication, Creativity, Critical Thinking, and Problem Solving.
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Java ME 8 + Raspberry Pi + Sensors = IoT World (Part 1)

“Learn how to connect sensors to the Raspberry Pi and control them with Java.”
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Maker Club Lets You Learn How To Build Arduino Robots And Code Them

Maker Club Lets You Learn How To Build Arduino Robots And Code Them | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“Maker Club is a new start-up and is currently looking for funding over on the Indiegogo crowdfunding website to raise £10,000 to help create its first range of robotic learning kits.”
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