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

Analyze That! Very Preliminary Results

What questions do people who teach computing most want computing education researchers to investigate? A few months ago, Brett Becker, Michelle Craig, Paul D...
December 06, 2018

Teaching Workshop on March 2, 2019

I’m very pleased to announce that we’re offering a one-day workshop on how to teach tech (and other things) at the Toronto Public Library on March 2, 2019, a...
December 05, 2018

One Last Step

I’ve been saying for a while that within a few years, most people who are analyzing data will be doing it in JavaScript. It has an enormous user base, great ...
December 02, 2018

OER Landmines

Some great discussions this past week with some new friends in the Open Educational Resources movement. A few things that came out of it:
December 02, 2018

Learning from McMaster

The medical program at McMaster University is one of the best in Canada. While everyone likes to toot their own horn, they’re simply telling the truth when t...
December 02, 2018