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Seven Core Competencies for Third Graders – Podcast

By John | March 21, 2008

I gave this presentation to my sons third grade class today. It was a blast.

Here is the podcast

Topics: alice, other | 3 Comments »

3 Responses to “Seven Core Competencies for Third Graders – Podcast”

  1. Cote' Says:
    March 26th, 2008 at 10:09 am

    I love the title “Who knows what the word analytics means?” Nice deck.

  2. John Says:
    March 26th, 2008 at 10:12 am

    Oh no… I have reduced my favorite analyst to reading my “Seven Core Competencies for Third Graders” posts. My god what I have done?

    “Jane! Stop this crazy thing!”

  3. Teach your parents well | IT Management and Cloud Blog Says:
    July 24th, 2008 at 12:03 pm

    [...] Duke University ran a workshop this month teaching Alice to 33 North Carolina teachers and 32 students .  Alice is a wonderful tool that teaches young adults advanced computer programming concepts through animation and video game creation.  Both my boys have been using Alice for about 6 months and they really enjoy making thier own 3D animations.  Alice started out originally as a program designed to get college students interested in computer sciences.  However, more and more high schools and middle schools are adding Alice into their teaching curriculum.  If you want your children to start getting excited about computer programming Alice is a great tool to jumpstart them. [...]