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Graphic Novel Review- Secret Coders Series

I love graphic novels, books about gaming, and books that promote problem solving.

Other Gene Luen Yang Graphic Novels

When I was in the English classroom, one of my favorite books to recommend to students was Gene Luen Yang’s… 543 more words


Proteus vs Papert - Musings by Dr. Jasmin B. Cowin

What does the future of public, private and corporate education hold for us? I believe Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning, natural language processing, neural nets and deep learning will be the catalysts for world-changing disruptions in fields such as medicine, education, and job creation. 418 more words

Blogs And Musings

Learning Design by Making Games (in Scratch)

During the summer of 2016, I read this book (left) edited by Yasmin Kafai and Mitch Resnick. I was inspired by Chapter 4 (called Learning Design by Making Games… 1,477 more words


Show me the math!

Where is the math in coding? As much as I think that the connections between coding and mathematics are obvious, I think that there is a process involved in noticing and noting when mathematical concepts are demonstrated–some are clearly in use in students’ code and are easy to notice; other concepts are also in use but are more difficult to identify. 1,239 more words


5 realizations that defined me as a teacher

Thanks to Jonathan So for the provocation:

Top 5 Defining Teaching Moments https://t.co/QJHONWHIIh

— Jonathan So (@MrSoclassroom) August 24, 2017

In my own mind, I prefer to think of my list as…

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Inf537- Week1-2 Bruce Dixon Colloquium

So – another week of study – lots of late nights and note taking on my ipad.

The highlight of this week was definitely Monday’s colloquium – or more precisely the lead up and aftermath of the online meeting. 817 more words