Wednesday, 25 January 2017

What is Creative Computing?

“Creative computing is… creativity, empowerment and computing!”

A definition by the ScratchEd research team at Harvard Graduate School of Education on their website Creative Computing, which you can visit to learn more about how Scratch is developing computational thinking and 21st century competencies.

Begin your creative computing experience by downloading the Creative Computing Guide for Educators and the Learner Workbook. The Guide includes an overview of Scratch, 7 units, 44 student activities and it encourages remixing.

Monday, 23 January 2017

The Raspberry Pi Initiative

The Raspberry Pi Initiative: A Context For Authentic and Collaborative Discovery

Check out the following Raspberry Pi resources from @stevenpfloyd and @katrina_massey1:

Saturday, 21 January 2017

Getting Started with the Raspberry Pi

Check out the lessons and resources, from the Raspberry Pi Foundation, for getting started with the Raspberry Pi: Raspberry Pi Learning Resources and the Teachers' Guide to Raspberry Pi (this guide includes a list of what you will need to get started).

Additional Resources:

Raspberry Pi Class from instructables