I have been teaching computing for several years now, and the NCSS challenge is integral to the software design and programming unit. More than ever, I believe that students are blind to — or forget — how much they learn when they participate in the challenge.

“We do not learn…

Data fascinates me. Ironically, much as I enjoyed mathematics in high school, I did not enjoy Statistics and Probability — strands that haunt me particularly in my professional life. …

This week we have a guest blogger Malyn Mawby, a computing teacher at Barker College in Sydney. She is interested in the implications of teaching and learning computer science and blogs at https://malyn.edublogs.org.

Some years back I blogged about teaching coding, including how I introduced programming. Some months back I…

Malyn Mawby

Computing teacher interested in too many things.

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