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.

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PETE, PRIMM, and Monsters

A year ago, I wrote a short catalog of exercises that you can use in programming classes. I’d now like to build up a catalog of lesson structures, and would ...
December 20, 2018

Fourteen Percent and a Change of Direction

Following on from previous posts about sharing lessons (which were actually more about discoverability), this post is yet another re-think, and is based i...
December 19, 2018

Thirteen Percent and Counting

Last week, I posted a description of a half-baked plan for lesson aggregation. I’ve had some useful discussions since then; what follows is hopefully the fi...
December 17, 2018

Speaking of Accessibility

Elizabeth Patitsas has put together a truly awesome reading list on the social context of computer science education. It’s full of pointers to important work...
December 16, 2018

No Straight Pipeline

Most people will probably read JavaScript versus Data Science online for free, but I like having printed copies of books. Getting this one out the door gave ...
December 14, 2018