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YouthSpark Hub Relaunched! Heads up, koders! Microsoft has re-launched #YouthSpark Hub (Kodu is a part of YouthSpark), highlighting 30+ programs available to help youth find programming resources, including Kodu! Supplement your learning today. Read more here! Scotland Kodu Kup Announced

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The Difference Between Emergency Remote Teaching and Online Learning Well-planned online learning experiences are meaningfully different from courses offered online in response to a crisis or disaster. Colleges and universities working to maintain instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic should understand those differences when evaluating this emergency remote teaching. Due to the threat of COVID-19, colleges and universities are facing decisions about how to continue teaching and learning while keeping their faculty, staff, and students safe from a public health emergency that is moving fast and not well understood.

How to Get Started Teaching Coding in Any Grade I first learned about coding and computer science (CS) in college about 20 years ago. Looking back, not much has changed in the foundational concepts or core practices in CS. What has changed is who can teach it and where it can live in the curriculum—today educators in any subject can teach coding. BASIC-256 Introduction BASIC-256 is an easy to use version of BASIC designed to teach anybody (especially middle and high-school students) the basics of computer programming. It uses traditional control structures like gosub, for/next, and goto, which helps kids easily see how program flow-control works. It has a built-in graphics mode which lets them draw pictures on screen in minutes, and a set of detailed, easy-to-follow tutorials that introduce programming concepts through fun exercises.

Kojo Home Kojo is an open source App that runs on Linux, Windows, and Mac. It is a Learning Environment – with many different features that enable play, exploration, discovery, creation, and learning in the areas of: Computer Programming and Computational thinking. Math and Science. What is Livestream? Broadcast to millions, live in HD with our Platform, Producer, Broadcaster and Studio products. Visit livestream.com, or any of our free Livestream apps for Roku, Apple TV, iPad, iPhone and Android to watch live sports, news, education, music and more. To enable organizations to share experiences through live video, unlocking a world where every event is available live online. Founded in 2007

Engaging Young Learners with Phonics Published 27 March 2020 In this article, Montse Watkin explores how we can engage our learners with phonics from a young age in our EFL lessons to lay a solid foundation for future language awareness and learning. There appears to be some easy, effortless ways we can do this! The 10 Best Programming Games to Test and Build Your Coding Skills Advertisement Programming is fun once you’re confident and know what you’re doing, but getting to that point can be a grueling experience. Which is why, in between classes and lectures and tutorials, you should set aside time to play these programming games and challenges. Not only do they serve as fun breaks, but you’ll learn faster and retain more info thanks to the hands-on practice and experience.

Android Studio Before downloading, you must agree to the following terms and conditions. This is the Android Software Development Kit License Agreement 1. Free online Creative Computing workshop for teachers If you’ve always wanted to know more about Scratch, then why not sign up for a new free workshop? Creative Computing is a six-week online workshop for educators open to anyone who wants to learn more about using Scratch and supporting computational thinking in the classroom and other learning environments. No prior experience of Scratch or computer programming is needed. The workshop hosted by the Scratch Ed team at Harvard, is free and runs from Monday, June 3 to Friday, July 12. It will involve 10 to 12 hours of activity a week.

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