Session 2: Workshop Overview
Purpose: vision for teaching, specific ideas for new standards, peer support
Links – http://www.cosc.canterbury.ac.nz/csfieldguide/student/, contact for link for Teacher Guide link.
Question want answered by Friday? Where and how can I learn more about CS so I can better help my students learn CS?
Have done a great job over last few years – http://nzacditt.org.nz/.
Tim Bell – overview – link to presentation??
No right language, use the language that you are confident with.
Teachers are the lynchpin! https://pbs.twimg.com/media/BbKC2BLCQAAWcQO.jpg:large
Codeavengers – match standards really well, workshops to be run.
Female students – overseas numbers in single digits https://pbs.twimg.com/media/BbKEH-rCAAAfDl8.jpg:large
Shut down or restart report – UK, mandated CS right through schooling.
Computer Science Field Guide – getting ready for 2014
Parody cards and brochures – has all universities on it.
Cool video on Algorithms from Field Guide – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOwCCvHEfY0