MakeCode is a new block-based coding environment that gives students superpowers in the Minecraft world to learn coding.
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Here are three important things to keep in mind as you envision and evaluate new ways to introduce your students to coding, computational thinking, and computer science.
November 29, 2017
When planning activities for Computer Science Ed Week, focus on fostering students computational thinking and problem-solving skills instead of teaching them to "code."
November 16, 2017
As educators, we all possess the power of innovation because we can control our own thoughts, feelings, and actions.
October 13, 2017
How might we create the ideal conditions for professional learning and promote conversations about deeper learning and systemic change?
September 18, 2017
Teachers play an essential role in leading changes in teaching and learning in schools.
September 01, 2017
Preparing students for the challenges of the decades ahead requires understanding how computers are changing societies and labor markets.
August 20, 2017
In the first five days, weeks, and months of the school year, educators have the opportunity to create a school and classroom culture that values students' cultural identities and empowers students as global citizens.
June 26, 2017
Increasing the summer opportunities available to students from low-income families is a crucial step in reducing the achievement gap, and recent research shows that engaging families during these summer programs will make them even more effective.
June 12, 2017
What if, instead of thinking about technology as an add-on, or instructional tool, or device to facilitate student learning, we thought of it as a driver of school culture?