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ECS Unit 2 - Problem Solving

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This is, by far, my students favorite unit.  They love the candy bar activity, muddy city, and (believe it or not) sorting.  As we go through each of the lessons, we review the problem solving process and talk about how we can apply it to this situation/problem.
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Welcome to the new CS10K awardees!

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Congratulations on your new NSF grant! As you join the other CS10K projects and begin your professional development and other activities, we want to introduce you to the community.
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Supplies and Organization

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Supplies for this class is an ongoing process.  There are some supplies that are “just in time” like the peanut butter and jelly and candy bars.  Others are a one time purchase for a one time use.  Some things, like scales, can be expensive and they are only used for a quick 2
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The Beauty and Joy of Computing in the Big Apple

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On the heels of the success of UC Berkeley's Beauty and Joy of Computing (BJC) program, NSF has funded a four-year project where a team from UC Berkeley will work with the New York City Department of Education and the Education Development Center, Inc.
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A Meditation on Coding by a Juvenile Behind Bars

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We like to keep busy at the American Institutes for Research (AIR) so it should come as no surprise that serving as a member of the Social Learning Team for the CS10K Community website isn't my only job function.
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CSP + arts = Artful coders

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Carol Yarbrough noticed a difference in her computer science students when Alabama began to allow the CSP and AP Computer Science courses to count as a math requirement for graduation in 2013.