AP Computer Science Principles Blog List

If you teach and blog about AP CSP, please fill out this form so I can link to your blog here too. This is my first year teaching AP Computer Science Principles. I am super excited to bring the first AP class to my tiny alternative high school. I attended AP training through code.org's TeacherCon … Continue reading AP Computer Science Principles Blog List

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After a year of teaching Programming with CodeHS

I started teaching programming for the reasons that I mentioned here. I felt pretty clueless about how it would go and I didn't know exactly how I would even grade students after the first few weeks of the class had passed. Things I've noticed: Similar to Khan Academy, using CodeHS alone and expecting students to … Continue reading After a year of teaching Programming with CodeHS

Little Fish / Big Pond / Why Coding

This post bugged me. I could go on and on about why. I think I found it disturbing because I agree with some of the points, but there is something fundamentally wrong about the whole post. Something that I think is hard to see unless you know your students and how to appeal to them. … Continue reading Little Fish / Big Pond / Why Coding