Seems like I spent all my time last week doing last minute tasks before school starts. Getting cars inspected and reregistered for example. And a haircut that my wife insisted, correctly, was overdue. Teachers at my school report back tomorrow. I’ll see students on Wednesday! I spent hardly any time on line last week. That showed in a shortage of my own posts last week and a brief set of links today.
Favorite quote found on Facebook this week. “Without requirements or design, programming is the art of adding bugs to an empty text file.” -- Louis Srygley
Ray Chambers has a nice blog post about Multi-Dimensional Data Structure – Example
One problem we have getting more computer science in schools is reports like this. Ofcom: six-year-olds understand digital technology better than adults via
@guardian Even if we agreed (which I do not) that six-year olds understand digital technology better than adults that is not the same as agreeing that they know enough about technology. Ever CS and ICT teacher I talk to has stories of digital technology knowledge that is just a thin veneer
Someone sent me to a link to an interesting infographic and set of information about The Raspberry Pi: The Tiny Computer That Could