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    • Gerald Ardito

      CS for Teachers Spring 2018 Course Work

        Here is where you will find the work of our course week by week. Welcome to CS for Teachers Spring 2018 Week 1: Hello World (due Sunday January 29th) Week 2: It's Alan Kay's World, We Just Live in It (due Sunday February 4th) Week 3: Seymour Papert (due Sunday Fe...

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      • Gerald Ardito

        We've Put a Worm's Mind in a Lego Robot's Body

        This is a really interesting article about using the data from the Open Worm project (which has documented all the neural connections within an earthworm as the "software" to run a LEGO robot.

        Tags: cs for teachers, cs4teachers, openworm project, robotics

        • Gerald Ardito

          PLATO and the History of Education Technology (That Wasn't)

          An amazing story about an essentially unknown software project. I just started reading the book mentioned in this article. Anyone want to join me?

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          • Gerald Ardito

            Week 3 - Seymour Papert

            This week, our focus turns to Seymour Papert, one of the seminal thinkers and practitioners in the area of computer science in education. One of the things that made his unique was his insistence that working with computers was all about literacy and not discrete skills. Papert was a colleagu...

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            • Gerald Ardito

              Worm Uploaded to a Computer and Trained to Balance a Pole

              Yes, another worm neural network article. Enjoy

              Tags: cs for teachers, cs4teachers, openworm project

              • Gerald Ardito

                Weeks 4 and 5 - Applying What We've Learned So Far

                In the course so far, we have been immersing ourselves in some of the key thinking and theories that apply to the teaching of computer science to young people as well as trying out some computer programming ourselves. It's time to put what we have been learning into practice. So, here ...

                Tags: cs for teachers, cs4teachers, spring 2018, syllabus, #cs4teachers2018weeks45, #cs4teachers2018lessonsequence

                • Rebecca Capsuto

                  Etoy file

                  Okay so here is my Etoy practice. This actually has nothing to do with education. I wanted to do a video on the basic parts of speech: verbs, nouns, and adjectives. But as someone else stated this was more difficult than expected. I even went on youtube to look at different peoples tutorials.

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