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.
Mark Guzdial From BLOG@CACM | November 15, 2015 at 04:03 PM
In "The Frenzy About High-Tech Talent" in The New York Review of Books, Andrew Hacker questions if there is really an unfilled need for STEM graduates, and if there...Valerie Barr From BLOG@CACM | October 24, 2015 at 09:20 AM
On LEGO's ideas site, a new set has been proposed that would let children build the Analytical Engine, and learn about the roles Ada Lovelace and Charles Babbage...Joel C. Adams From BLOG@CACM | August 29, 2015 at 01:57 PM
Parallel and distributed computing are now in the core CS curriculum, and every CS program should be teaching their students about it. How can CS educators learn...Joel C. Adams From BLOG@CACM | May 7, 2015 at 10:28 AM
At SIGCSE 2015, five CS educators brought and live-demo'd the low-cost Beowulf clusters they had built for teaching parallel and distributed computing.Joel C. Adams From BLOG@CACM | April 2, 2015 at 09:38 AM
The third and final day of the 46th annual ACM Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education concluded with more technical information and a very informative...Briana B. Morrison From BLOG@CACM | March 8, 2015 at 12:28 PM