Years ago, I lost my temper while arguing with my brother, and said, "Jeff, I could teach you everything I know and you'd still be an idiot." Please keep that in mind as you read this site.

Recent posts

Isaac Ezer’s Dragnet

I wrote a description last year of different kinds of exercises people use when teaching programming. In it, I talked about the many kinds of things...
July 05, 2018

End-User Teachers

I’ve been thinking about a recent article by Mark Guzdial in which he talks about who he’s writing for. Guzdial is a public intellectual: his research is hig...
June 20, 2018

One-Day Workshops

Over the past year, I’ve run eight workshops on how to teach for various groups and companies in the Toronto area. Their content is drawn from the Carpentrie...
June 14, 2018