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Coding in libraries - a new service?

Coding in libraries - a new service? | CS Ed | Scoop.it
There are so many things happening around in libraries these days. I love how some libraries are becoming makerspaces, and other libraries are connecting to their communities in new and creative wa...
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Learn To Code, Code To Learn

Learn To Code, Code To Learn | CS Ed | 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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How To Raise The Next Zuck: 6 Coding Apps For Kids

How To Raise The Next Zuck: 6 Coding Apps For Kids | CS Ed | Scoop.it
Some of the tech world's biggest successes began coding early. Here's how to get your kid on that track — for free!
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Why your 8-year-old should be coding

Why your 8-year-old should be coding | CS Ed | Scoop.it
"I have two kids, nine and six, a boy and a girl. And they're exposed to so much technology. But their schools haven't changed in 50 years. They're teaching the same stuff in different ways."
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Six Reasons Why Computer Science Education is Failing Students

Six Reasons Why Computer Science Education is Failing Students | CS Ed | Scoop.it
Interesting arguments from the CEO of LiveCode.  These two points are particularly interesting.  The first is: What sits between Scratch, or Alice, or App Inventor, and professional-class languages...
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Introducing Kids to Java Programming Using Minecraft (The Java Source)

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Blogs.Oracle.Com - The Java Source
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Making Games in the Classroom with Scratch - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Making Games in the Classroom with Scratch - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education | CS Ed | Scoop.it
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Computer Science Education Had A Good Day In America | TechCrunch

Computer Science Education Had A Good Day In America | TechCrunch | CS Ed | Scoop.it
America's elite institutions came out in full force for computer science education. First, the House of Representatives voted to update its traditional students arts competition to include a nationwide mobile apps competition.
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Coding, Computer Science and iPads - My Current View

Coding, Computer Science and iPads - My Current View | CS Ed | Scoop.it
Photo Credit: flickingerbrad via Compfight cc I have spoken a lot recently about my frustration with a lack of apps that help teach children to code. Largely this frustration is centred around the ...
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High school students make apps, test drive with youngsters, Pilot project ... - EMC Nepean Barrhaven

High school students make apps, test drive with youngsters, Pilot project ... - EMC Nepean Barrhaven | CS Ed | Scoop.it
High school students make apps, test drive with youngsters, Pilot project ...
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Teaching algorithms and binary code with Dungeons and Dragons

Teaching algorithms and binary code with Dungeons and Dragons | CS Ed | Scoop.it
Inspired by the book Computational Fairy Tales, Chris Leach created a fantasy world for his ICT class to introduce them to computational thinking
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Future Developers: Why Kids Should Learn the Basics of Code | Intel® Developer Zone

Future Developers: Why Kids Should Learn the Basics of Code | Intel® Developer Zone | CS Ed | Scoop.it
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A Videogame That Teaches Kids To Code

A Videogame That Teaches Kids To Code | CS Ed | Scoop.it
I’m sitting in the carpeted hallway of the Austin Convention Center, playing a game on an iPad.
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Online Programming Courses | Learn Programming Online - Learnstreet

Online Programming Courses | Learn Programming Online - Learnstreet | CS Ed | Scoop.it
Learn programming in Ruby, Java & Python with our online programming courses.
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Coding in libraries - a new service?

Coding in libraries - a new service? | CS Ed | Scoop.it
There are so many things happening around in libraries these days. I love how some libraries are becoming makerspaces, and other libraries are connecting to their communities in new and creative wa...
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20 NYC schools starting Software Engineering Pilot program next year

20 NYC schools starting Software Engineering Pilot program next year | CS Ed | Scoop.it
Back in our day, software engineering training in junior high and high school meant a couple of Apple IIs and a game of Snake on our graphing calculators
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Computer Science-in-a-Box: Unplug Your Curriculum | National Center for Women & Information Technology

Computer Science-in-a-Box: Unplug Your Curriculum | National Center for Women & Information Technology | CS Ed | Scoop.it
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