What are the compelling arguments both for and against computer coding in schools?

Overview In one of his most famous quotes, Steve Jobs said, “everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer…it teaches you how to think.” In our increasingly device-oriented world, this narrative seems both logical and compelling. Coding … Continue reading “What are the compelling arguments both for and against computer coding in schools?”

Design an object for the “Internet of Things”

What is the “Internet of Things”? We carry smart phones to communicate and navigate, wear Fitbits to track our steps, have smart appliances that inventory our food. ┬áThere are onsies that monitor our infant’s breathing, heart rate, and body temperature. … Continue reading “Design an object for the “Internet of Things””