A talk for BayCSC about how computer science can be used in education. Includes discussion and projects.
Pamela Fox, Khan Academy
My journey in CS+Ed: College
Computer Science + Linguistics + 3D Animation
My journey in CS+Ed: Career
Google Maps API Developer Advocate
Computing Content Creator
Multiple Choice with feedback
Coding Challenge with hints
Top-tier universities for everyone
Q: What are the negatives?
...risks, unintended harmful impact, inequities
Teach us something!
● Video player
○ Modify the data in the JS to change the videos
○ Modify the data in the JS to change the events
○ Modify the HTML to change the questions and answers
○ Use Google Slides to mock up an idea for a way to use
computer science for education
Show & Tell!
● Take CS classes in high school
○ AP CSP, AP CS A, Intro to programming
● Learn CS & programming online
○ Khan Academy, Code.org, Codecademy
● Join or start after-school clubs
○ CoderDojo, GirlsWhoCode, FIRST robotics