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5 Indispensable Tips for Creating an Education App | edcetera - Rafter Blog

5 Indispensable Tips for Creating an Education App | edcetera - Rafter Blog | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it

"In the past, there were limitations to your ability to solve problems in the classroom. But, as computer app development becomes more accessible, it opens up a new avenue for solving education-related problems on your own, or at least partly so."


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4 Tips For Developing A Successful Educational App

4 Tips For Developing A Successful Educational App | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“Along with advancements in technology, learning has become easy, interesting and smarter.”
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Element14, Wolfson Announce Sound Card for Raspberry Pi

Element14, Wolfson Announce Sound Card for Raspberry Pi | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“Bringing line-in and line-out headphone support as well as headset support, on-board stereo microphones, and digital audio S/PDIF functionality to Raspberry Pi for the first time.”
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BeagleBone Black: How to Get Interrupts Through Linux GPIO

BeagleBone Black: How to Get Interrupts Through Linux GPIO | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“Getting interrupts from your chips is fairly straightforward using the Linux GPIO interface.”
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Create a retro game console with the Raspberry Pi - CNET (blog)

Create a retro game console with the Raspberry Pi - CNET (blog) | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“CNET (blog) Create a retro game console with the Raspberry Pi CNET (blog) One of the coolest projects is called Retro Pie, which transforms the Raspberry Pi into a retro gaming console and gives you the ability to play classics like Super Mario...”
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Tynker - Learn programming with visual code blocks

Tynker - Learn programming with visual code blocks | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
Get Tynker - .Solve fun puzzles and learn to code. Simply drag & drop visual code blocks and program your characters to beat the level. The first adventure includes 20 puzzles that are free to play. Additional adventures and puzzle levels are available as in-app purchases.
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ETMN - Coding with Kids Tutorial - Part 1

ETMN - Coding with Kids Tutorial - Part 1.
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Learn2Code for Kids - Coding Fundamentals (Age: 7 - 10)

Learn2Code for Kids - Coding Fundamentals (Age: 7 - 10) | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
Learn2Code for Kids - Coding Fundamentals "There will be a shortage of 1 million Computer Science workers to fill up available tech jobs by 2020, yet 9 out of 10 schools don’t offer computer programming classes." What we do: This 8 week...
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Let’s not forget the computing curriculum’s bigger picture: Computational thinking

Let’s not forget the computing curriculum’s bigger picture: Computational thinking | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
Computing curriculum is about computational thinking and problem solving, not just coding/programming say education experts. (@danfbridge Journalists still confusing computer science with computing national curriculum?
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Two awesome videos to help you celebrate Raspberry Pi's 2nd birthday - Ars Technica

Two awesome videos to help you celebrate Raspberry Pi's 2nd birthday - Ars Technica | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
Two awesome videos to help you celebrate Raspberry Pi's 2nd birthday
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The Raspberry Pi launched to great fanfare on Feb. 29, 2012, and since then it has sold more than 2.5 million units in its first two years of life.
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Cyber Security Challenge

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Learn Python - Free Interactive Python Tutorial

Learn Python - Free Interactive Python Tutorial | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
LearnPython.org is a free interactive Python tutorial for people who want to learn Python, fast.
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Move the Turtle - Programming for Kids on the iPhone and iPad

Move the Turtle - Programming for Kids on the iPhone and iPad | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“ Move the Turtle teaches children (ages 5+) the basics of programming.”
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Kickstarting an Arduino-based Enigma machine

Kickstarting an Arduino-based Enigma machine | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“ST Geotronics have exanded their Instructables project for building your own Arduino-based Enigma and turned it into a Kickstarter. $40 gets you some boards you can kit-bash with; $125 gets you the full kit; $300 gets you the ...”
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Tesseract projector made out of Raspberry Pi and Arduino - Geek

Tesseract projector made out of Raspberry Pi and Arduino - Geek | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“GeekTesseract projector made out of Raspberry Pi and ArduinoGeekUsing a Raspberry Pi with a copy of Raspbian OS on board isn't a new trick, and neither is installing XBMC inside of that so you have a little media center rig.”
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The Quantified Fish: How My Aquarium Uses Raspberry Pi - ReadWrite

The Quantified Fish: How My Aquarium Uses Raspberry Pi - ReadWrite | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“ReadWriteThe Quantified Fish: How My Aquarium Uses Raspberry PiReadWriteHowever, with the help of a Raspberry Pi, I found a way to make the world's most low-maintenance pet even easier to care for than before.”
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New Project: Raspberry Pirate Radio

New Project: Raspberry Pirate Radio | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“Simple hack turns RaspPi into an FM transmitter with a 100 meter range. Broadcast your favorite music throughout your house, dorm, or football field. Read more on MAKE”
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Kids Can Learn Programming Basics With “Make Your Own Flappy Bird” In 20 Minutes

Kids Can Learn Programming Basics With “Make Your Own Flappy Bird” In 20 Minutes | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“ Kids have a new incentive to learn programming. Thanks to Code.org, they can design their own Flappy Bird game in 20 minutes. The “Make Your Own Flappy Bird” tutorial is designed for kids as young as six-year olds. It's a great idea to leverage a popular game and tap into its global craze for teaching…”
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Apps to Get Your Kids Coding on the iPad Part 2 | iPad Insight

Apps to Get Your Kids Coding on the iPad Part 2 | iPad Insight | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it
“ The best apps to teach your children aged 10-18 coding on the iPad.”
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ETMN - Coding with Kids Tutorial - Part 2

ETMN - Coding with Kids Tutorial - Part 2.
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Raspberry Pi - GPIO & Python (6/9) - SOS Buzzer

Getting started with GPIO and Python. Head over to modmypi.com for the kit of electronics you will need. https://www.modmypi.com/shop/raspberry-pi-youtube-wo...
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How are physics and computer science getting united?

ANSWER: The link between Computer Science and Physics can be very subtle sometimes. For example, consider this article: http://arxiv.org/abs/1010.0128 The point is the following.
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Computer Science for Fun - cs4fn: Mouse Arrest

Computer Science for Fun - cs4fn: Mouse Arrest | Computer Science in Middle and High Schools | Scoop.it

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The Logic Lab: simulating simple circuits of logic gates

“ A free browser based application for simulating simple circuits of logic gates.”
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Tynker

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“ Tynker creative computing platform unlocks STEM skills for educators, kids and parents”
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