Everyone back at school yet? A lot of universities are not while other have short January terms. Most K-12 schools in the US though are back. Some have started a new semester while others are finishing up their first. Either ways the days are getting longer.
Late in the day on Friday I posted Nerd Score, Geek Code and Over Reaching the Geek I wish I’d waited to post it as Friday, even early, is not a good time to post something one wants to get any attention.
A couple of important things from the CSTA – Computer Science Teachers Association
- CSTA Annual Conference Call for Proposals
- CSTA 2013 Board of Directors: Call for Nominations
- CSTA looking for CS teachers to share PD experiences
My friend Tara Walker continues her series on Windows 8 Game Development using C#, XNA and MonoGame 3.0 with the latest article on Updating Graphics
- Building a Shooter Game Walkthrough – Part 3: Updating Graphics using Content Pipeline with MonoGame
- Building a Shooter Game Walkthrough – Part 2: Creating the Shooter/Player Asset of the Game
- Building a Shooter Game Walkthrough – Part 1: Overview, Installation, MonoGame 3.0 Project Creation
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