One of my favourite sessions that is held at the CSTA Conference is "Nifty Assignments". Nifty Assignments is a project to gather and distribute great assignment ideas and their materials by K-12 CS teachers for K-12 CS teachers. Each year a few assignments are showcased by the authors at the Nifty Assignments session held at the annual CSTA conference.  It is intended … Continue reading Nifty


Coding to learn

I've heard many people talk about the difference between "Learning to Code" and "Coding to Learn". In many cases, it's just a cute little expression and the different between the two really isn't fleshed out. At the CSTA Conference, I had a really good opportunity to see the difference in action - although it wasn't … Continue reading Coding to learn