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  1-10 of 356 Reviews about "Computer Science Education (K.3.2...)": Date Reviewed
  Programming projects in C for students of engineering, science, and mathematics
Rostamian R.,  SIAM, Philadelphia, PA, 2014. 409 pp. Type: Book (978-1-611973-49-5), Reviews: (2 of 2)

This book introduces C, and uses it in a few interesting projects. Therefore, I’d like to look at it in the wider context of programming languages suitable for complex projects. For this, let’s draw an analogy to natural human language...

Jun 30 2022
   A beginner’s guide to learning analytics
K G S., Kurni M.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2021. 339 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030702-57-1)

The advice I got when I first started teaching was “make sure your zipper is up and don’t get any chalk on your butt.” No mention of student success. The advice I got when I worked as a database administrator was “anticipat...

Feb 1 2022
  A systems approach to language pedagogy
Tajino A.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2019. 149 pp. Type: Book

Tajino, the editor of this brilliant edition, has compiled various approaches to language pedagogy from several authors. And he successfully uses the concept of a systems approach as the core of this research edition. Pedagogy is by its nature the...

Aug 13 2021
  Critical, transdisciplinary and embodied approaches in STEM education
Sengupta P., Shanahan M., Kim B.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2019. 366 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030294-88-5)

This book presents a challenge similar to The White Room Challenge TV show on HGTV. How can teachers add more color, dimension, and depth to today’s traditional classrooms and educational experiences, which Rip Van Winkle would recogn...

Dec 8 2020
   The computer science activity book
Liu C., Johnson T.,  No Starch Press, San Francisco, CA, 2019. 32 pp. Type: Book (978-1-593279-10-3)

The book has 24 projects that can be done with pen and paper, without a computer. The term “unplugged computer science” refers to computer science (CS) activities that can be done without a computer. These kinds of activities have been...

Dec 1 2020
   Identifying pathways to computer science: the long-term impact of short-term game programming outreach interventions
Lakanen A., Kärkkäinen T.  ACM Transactions on Computing Education (TOCE) 19(3): 1-30, 2019. Type: Article

There is a consensus in computer science (CS) education that student numbers are not growing; furthermore, the number of female students is still very low. This situation attracts considerable research, and this article supports similarly themed r...

Aug 31 2020
  Frontiers of cyberlearning: emerging technologies for teaching and learning
Spector J., Kumar V., Essa A., Huang Y., Koper R., Tortorella R., Chang T., Li Y., Zhang Z.,  Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2018. 246 pp. Type: Book

This book would work well as the first volume in a series on this subject, with new editions released every three to five years due to rapidly changing technologies and the convergence of technologies that provide new forms of deployment in educat...

May 4 2020
  The software arts
Sack W.,  The MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2019. 400 pp. Type: Book (978-0-262039-70-3)

Is the current approach to computing education wrong? The author of this book claims it should focus more strongly on its roots in the liberal arts. The book traces these roots and examines several central tenets of computing in this light....

Feb 18 2020
  Practice what you preach - building a capstone management system as undergraduate IT capstone projects
Li Z., Tian X., Li L., Yang M., Han M.  SIGITE 2019 (Proceedings of the 20th Annual SIG Conference on Information Technology Education, Tacoma, WA,  Oct 3-5, 2019) 126-131, 2019. Type: Proceedings

Career readiness, including nontechnical or soft skills, is vital to the successful completion of large projects. For information technology (IT) graduates wanting to participate in large-scale real-world projects, indicators of career readiness i...

Jan 27 2020
  Reproducibility in scientific computing
Ivie P., Thain D.  ACM Computing Surveys 51(3): 1-36, 2018. Type: Article

The authors discuss reproducible research, that is, research where the same task produces the same result as the original research. Researchers in the computing community are encouraged to make their results reproducible so that others can verify,...

Nov 19 2019
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