Hour of Code - Dec 8-14
This year's Hour of Code is scheduled for Dec 8-14. This is a global movement that reaches tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Anyone, anywhere can organize an Hour of Code event. One-hour tutorials are available in over 30 languages. No experience needed.Ages 4 to 104. This is a great initiative and the students are sure to enjoy it. Click on the image below to find out more and sign-up.
Programming Concepts for Kids
Robin Ricketts from the Steward School and I put together a presentation and website on Programming Concept for Kids. Please leave a comment if you have additional thoughts on the subject. Click on the image below to access the site.
I've been collecting computer programming resources for kids and have created the following page. Please leave a comment if you know of any resources that are missing. Click on the link below to access the site.
The Forgotten Female Programmers
Who Created Modern Tech
I recently heard this wonderful podcast from NPR called "The Forgotten Female Programmers that Created Modern Tech." Hopefully it will inspire a new generation of girls to go into programming. Click on the image below to listen to the podcast.