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Apprendre la programmation à des enfants « 4 Tools for Teaching Kids to Code. In a recent PC Pro article, Professor Steven Furber, developer of the ARM microprocessor, laments the sharp decline in interest in computer science classes in the UK.

4 Tools for Teaching Kids to Code

And although the U.S. hasn't seen that same drop in enrollment, a recent survey of some 14,000 U.S. high school teachers by the Computer Science Teachers Association found that only 65% of respondents taught in a school that offered some sort of introductory computer science course. Main Page - Teach Your Kids to Code. ART && CODE Symposium: Hackety Hack, why the lucky stiff. Environments for Teaching Kids to Program and Explorer the World Through Code. Mark Verber September 2006 / Minor Update Oct 2007 -- needs more about AgentSheet, Alice, Ruby, and Scratch My ten year old daughter asked me to help her learn to program. It's not that she's interested in computer science, it's that she knows that programming is required to create games and other things that she has imagined. I investigated a multitude of languages / environments. The following is what I decided would be the best languages for instructing kids: Teaching kids how to write computer programs, by Marshall Brain.

La programmation pour les non-programmeurs. L’avenir de la programmation (2/6) : La programmation pour les non-programmeurs. Par Rémi Sussan le 24/05/11 | 10 commentaires | 11,366 lectures | Impression Programmer, c’est difficile : penser logiquement, par étapes, sans en sauter aucune et en envisageant toutes les possibilités de ses actions demande une grande attention, une grande rigueur.

L’avenir de la programmation (2/6) : La programmation pour les non-programmeurs

Mais à ces complications s’ajoute encore l’apprentissage d’une syntaxe extrêmement ardue, qui ne supporte pas la moindre faute, à la virgule près. Sans compter que ladite syntaxe nous prend à rebrousse-poil. La simple instruction A=A+1, que l’on trouve dans presque tous les langages informatiques, y compris le vieux Basic, pourtant censé s’adresser aux néophytes, semble une insulte à ce que nous connaissons des mathématiques depuis l’école primaire. On a déjà eu du mal à avaler les maths, faudrait-il maintenant les jeter aux orties ?

Un autre obstacle, peut-être moins évident, est l’absence de résultats immédiatement gratifiants pour les débutants. Les langages visuels. Teaching Kids Programming. In order to teach kids how to program, you need first to get them interested in something that is computer related.

Teaching Kids Programming

One of the best ways to get them interested in computers is games. They may want to write their own games, and that could be their entry into programming. Open source programming languages for kids. Scratch Scratch.

Open source programming languages for kids

Click to enlarge. MIT Media Lab Making Programming Fun For Kids. 2006 August « Ideas for Teaching Computer Technology to Kids. Lists of freeware tools for Windows.

2006 August « Ideas for Teaching Computer Technology to Kids

One Laptop per Child. A short video covering OLPC's main mission principles One Laptop per Child (OLPC) is a project supported by the Miami-based One Laptop per Child Association (OLPCA) and the Cambridge-based OLPC Foundation (OLPCF), two U.S. non-profit organizations set up to oversee the creation of affordable educational devices for use in the developing world.

One Laptop per Child

Teaching Primary School Students Programming? Scratch (programming language) Scratch is a free desktop and online multimedia authoring tool that can be used by students, scholars, teachers, and parents to easily create games and provide a stepping stone to the more advanced world of computer programming or even be used for a range of educational and entertainment constructivist purposes from math and science projects, including simulations and visualizations of experiments, recording lectures with animated presentations, to social sciences animated stories, and interactive art and music.

Scratch (programming language)

Viewing the existing projects available on the Scratch website, or modifying and testing any modification without saving it requires no online registration. Scratch 2 is currently available online and as an application for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.[1][2] The source code of Scratch 1.x is made available under GPLv2 license and Scratch Source Code License.[3] The Scratch programming language is also used in the game creation tool Stencyl.

Elementary school. A primary school, or elementary school, is a school in which children receive primary or elementary education between the ages of about five to about eleven, coming before secondary school and after preschool.

Elementary school

It is the first stage of compulsory education in most parts of the world, and is normally available without charge, but may be a fee-paying independent school. The term primary school is derived from the French école primaire, which was first used in 1802.[1] Primary school is the preferred term in the United Kingdom and many Commonwealth Nations, and in most publications of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).[2]Elementary school is preferred in some countries, especially in North America.

Smalltalk. Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre.


Un grand nombre des innovations de l'ingénierie logicielle des années 1990 viennent de la communauté des programmeurs Smalltalk, tels que les Design Patterns (appliquées au logiciel), l’Extreme Programming (XP) et le refactoring. Ward Cunningham, l'inventeur du concept du Wiki, est également un programmeur Smalltalk. Historique[modifier | modifier le code] Il existe un grand nombre de variantes de Smalltalk, comme c'est souvent le cas avec les langages de programmation[1].

Sans autre qualificatif, le mot Smalltalk est souvent utilisé pour désigner Smalltalk-80, la première version à avoir été rendue publique en 1980. The Genius behind HyperCard: Bill Atkinson. Author: from Quick Connect Date: November , 1987 Keywords: release profile interview Text: He is a dreamer, an inventor, a soft-ware artist, and one of the biggest names in personal com ing.

The Genius behind HyperCard: Bill Atkinson

Best known as the author of MacPaint*, Bill Atkinson has a penchant for pushing the frontiers of the Macin dream: to put the power of the personal computer into every user's hands. So - you want to Teach your Kids Computer Programming? Our modern world revolves more and more around computers. Build IT. How To Teach Programming To Kids. This is R. L. Three Things I Learned About Software in College. I was recently in a conversation where we were talking about things we'd learned in college that helped us in our jobs today.

I tried to distill it down to one thing but couldn't so here are the three I came up with. Operating systems aren't elegant. Plan informatique pour tous. Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. Why Johnny can't code. Steve Furber: why kids are turned off computing. By Nicole Kobie. Chel Resnick. Apprendre à faire de la programmation à l'école et apprendre la programmation en dehors de l'école. Steve Furber: why kids are turned off computing. By Nicole Kobie Posted on 5 Aug 2010 at 14:37 Q. A Change at Apple Causes Trouble for Adobe. Apple has changed its rules on how applications can be produced. As it previewed the new version of its iPhone OS on Thursday, Apple also updated the agreement that developers must adhere to if they want to create applications for Apple devices.

Apple Removes Teaching App From App Store, and Educators Complain. Apple generally makes news by publishing new apps, not by unpublishing them. But last week, it made some educators upset when it removed an app, Scratch Viewer, from the iTunes App Store. Scratch Viewer was designed to let educators and others review a child’s work that was created on an iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch using the Scratch programming language, which has become popular in many schools. Programming Language for Kids Banned from Apple App Store. Lifelong Kindergarten.

But at the same time, we made it harder for the... - viz. Tech Know: Recreating the era of 8-bit computers. 28 April 2011Last updated at 09:42 By Mark Ward Technology correspondent, BBC News Computer collector John Honniball shows Ellie Gibson how to recreate a computer from days gone by. Teaching Kids To Code. Scratch Team Blog: Scratch on the iPhone. During the past week, several journalists and bloggers asked for the Scratch Team's reaction to Apple's decision not to allow a Scratch player app on the iPhone. List of educational programming languages.

Using Linux to Teach Kids How to Program, 10 Years Later (Part II) LG #167. Using Linux to Teach Kids How to Program, 10 Years Later (Part I) LG #166. ‎4 Tools for Teaching Kids to Code.