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    Relearning to Learn

    by Don Denoncourt Follow 6 Followers on  Dec 07, 2017 5

    For my 30 plus years in tech, I've been reading and listening to tech mostly wrong. After in depth investigation into learning strategies, I've restructured my knowledge acquisition process. Find out how I've taken control of my learning queue, how I now perform active reading while taking creative notes, and hear how to use reflection and quizzing to lock knowledge in.

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    Teaching Modern Software Development Techniques at University

    by Robert Chatley Follow 0 Followers on  Oct 11, 2016 4

    We often hear how there is a skills shortage in the software industry, and about the apparent gap between what people are taught in university and the “real world”. This is how Imperial College London aims to bridge this gap, providing students with relevant skills for industrial software engineering careers, and teaching tools and techniques for professional developer working in a modern team.

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    What We’ve Learned at Devoxx4Kids about Teaching Technology to Kids

    by (Arun Gupta Follow 0 Followers , Daniel De Luca) Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 23, 2015

    The holiday season is a great time to think about our children and their futures, and how we can guide them into the lucrative field of programming and electrical engineering at a young age. Java Champions Arun Gupta and Daniel De Luca, organizers of the popular Devoxx4Kids conference, reveal tried and proven tools and techniques for teaching these abstract fields to our fledglings.


Igniting Kids' Enthusiasm for Coding

Posted by Henk Jurriens Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 25, 2015

What teachers can do to ignite kid's enthusiasm for coding by using interesting and cool lessons to give them some pointers on how to code and then let the magic happen!


Teaching Kids Java Programming

Posted by Yakov Fain Follow 0 Followers on  Dec 22, 2014

During the holiday season we think about our families, our children, & their future. In this article, Yakov Fain discusses his new book "Java Programming for Kids" (now available as a free download) 6


Author Q&A on Programming for Kids

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 29 Followers on  Mar 07, 2014

The book Programming for Kids contains many examples that kids in the age from 9-14 can use to learn the basics of programming with Ruby. InfoQ did an interview with the author Peter Armstrong.


The Science of Learning: Best Approaches for Your Brain

Posted by Mark Levison Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 12, 2010

We're all teachers in some way, yet only professional educators are trained in this area. This article covers lessons from neuroscience and how to apply them to Agile Software Development and beyond. 13