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June 2020 Papers

I just downloaded 30 papers from ICSE 2020 that are (a) more interesting and useful than 90% of what’s in the undergrad SE textbooks I’ve read and (b) probab...
June 20, 2020

Three by Two

For the last few years I’ve been asking trainee teachers to give one another feedback on a two-by-two grid with positive versus negative on the vertical axis...
June 09, 2020

Marble Race

Plan: Andrew Gatt. Taping and swearing and eventual triumph: my family.
May 27, 2020

Sunday Nights

I left home when I was seventeen. I call home almost every Sunday night, no matter where in the world I was. If my dad answered, I’d ask him how he was and h...
May 24, 2020

Teaching Code Review

I have taught code review a few times to computer science students (but not yet to data scientists). The method I’ve used is:
April 06, 2020