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Hello, Computer Scientists! I’ve just heard about three (count ’em three!) CS-related events available to students in the Minnesota area. No experience necessary! I am going to start a calendar…

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I may be a little biased, but I think every child should learn the basics of computer science. They will need these skills to succeed. I’m super-excited that things are…

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Interesting research from Johns Hopkins on the fact that many American students are already at or above their grade level before the school year even begins. Is school challenging enough…

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Working on the curriculum for next year, I came across this Website Evaluation Rubric rubric from Exploring Computer Science. I thought it might be helpful for teachers to have something like this on…

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Hello faithful readers! It has been a long time since my last post and a lot has happened. The biggest development is that I will no longer be teaching mathematics at…

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Happy Pi Day! Here are some videos for your viewing pleasure: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIGYAw_WCW9bfD5OkGhBuQWSZBEi0d1No

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I’ve been selected as a finalist for TEDx ZumbroRiver! Please let me know what you think of my pitch. https://youtu.be/qEnlXrRT3R4

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Isn’t college supposed to challenge your mind and take you outside of your comfort zone? http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2015/09/the-coddling-of-the-american-mind/399356/

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