The new Advanced Placement exam in CS Principles will be offered in May 2017. It's time to figure out what colleges and universities are going to do about it.
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So when should we be able to provide computing education to everyone in the US? Using physics and mathematics as examples, we may be 100 years behind.Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | January 17, 2014 at 12:57 PM
A summit of legislators, business leaders, officials from the Department of Education, and teachers convenes in South Carolina to advance computing education in...Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | November 20, 2013 at 08:50 AM
Live coding is programming performance with generates music for an audience, often in a collaborative setting. It's a jam session on laptops with rich research...Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | September 26, 2013 at 08:39 AM
If you were a superintendent of a big city school district, would you require every school in your district to teach computer science without reliable production...Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | August 22, 2013 at 10:04 AM
HyperCard is an end-user programming tool from the 1990's. A new version that runs on most modern platforms raises the question of the role of end-user programming...Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | April 30, 2013 at 08:44 AM
We've known for over a decade that there are too few women in computing in the U.S., but recent reports point out that it's not getting better: Not in any academic...Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | May 20, 2012 at 04:26 PM