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  • Why coding is important for students to learn
    Why coding is important for students to learn
    It’s the right thing to do. In a world that is becoming more competitive day by day---a competitive edge is needed in America to secure our top rankings around the globe. It is important to Americans to excel, for personal gains for some and...
  • Compilr.Com
    Teaching programming and the Hour of Code with Compilr
    Every high school that pursues teaching Computer Science ends up falling into teaching programming on some level. Most schools end up teaching using Microsoft's Visual Studio or a similar development environment. But in today's cloud based...
  • Treats and technology at Halloween bash
    Treats and technology at Halloween bash
    For those driving in Greenbrae on Saturday they may have had to do a double take as a Halloween event had a creative DIY vibe happening.There was a mashup of monsters and technology, cardboard and 3D printing at Bon Air Center's annual...
  • Bootcamps In Utah
    "Bootcamps" In Utah Are Becoming The New Education
    It's no secret that Utah is a growing tech hub that has no plans of slowing down. With tech companies popping up on a regular basis in cities like Provo, Lehi, and Salt Lake, there is no shortage of jobs. Some of the hottest tech jobs in Utah...
  • Girls who code
    Girls who code
    Dear LA Teacher,My daughter was interested in computers and computer science when she started middle school. As a high school student her interest has waned. If she took up computer science as her college major, I’m sure she would be able to...
  • DNA art
    The "Software" of Life Argument for an Intelligent Designer, part three
    Another excerpt from my new book What Your Atheist Professor Doesn't Know (But Should):According to Doug Axe of Oxford University, the odds against just a minimal set of the required proteins alone to create simplest conceivable cell is 1 in...
  • Coding
    Code your way to a strong future
    Want to crack the code to a better future? Consider getting into computer programming. It’s estimated that by 2020 computer-related employment will rise by 22 percent, which will result in the creation of 1.4 million jobs in computer...
  • Girls Who Code 2014 Summer Immersion Program
    Deadline extended to March 5 for "Girls Who Code 2014 Summer Immersion Program"
    Dance with robots. Stage your own rave reel. Visit Vimeo. Meet a mentor.Girls currently in 10th and 11th grade can spend seven summer weeks doing all of these things and more at the 'Girls Who Code 2014 Summer Immersion Program.' The third...
  • JavaScript
    How to generate a random number from 1 to 10 in JavaScript
    JavaScript provides a built-in Math object to perform mathematical operations. The Math object provides many useful functions you can use. Two of these functions are random() and floor(). By combining these two functions, you can generate a random...
  • Kuato Studios teaches kids to code while making their own robots for battle
    Kuato Studio teaches kids to code with robots in Hakitzu Elite app
    It’s no secret that coding is quickly becoming an essential and very bargaining tool in the career world. With our environment steadily converting anything it can into it’s digital equivalent, it’s no surprise that projection...
  • Code.org launches nationwide computer programming initiative
    Code.org launches nationwide computer programming initiative
    Today many students own some type of technology gadget whether it’s a computer, tablet, or smart phone. It is a wonder that only ten percent of school age students in the U.S. learn computer science basic programming. Only 4 percent of those...
  • Kids and Coding
    Top reasons to teach kids to code
    Want your children to unleash their creativity and have a brighter future? Teach them how to code! Learning programming empowers kids and gives them the tools necessary to express themselves in cool ways! Your children would love controlling...
  • Get a FREE Month of Code School from New Relic
    Get a FREE Month of Code School - Grow Developer Skills (New Relic)
    This is specifically directed toward software engineers interested in analytics tools and interested in developing new development skills or refreshing some skills. This is a GREAT opportunity to also add another skill in your technical summary of...
  • Bill Gates
    Gates and Zuckerburg to kids: learn to code
    Bill Gates from Microsoft and Mark Zuckerburg from Facebook are appearing in a new video, according to an article on newsfactor.com on Thursday, Feb 28th. The video encourages children to learn how to write computer programming code.The video was...
  • Cereal Hack
    Weekend of coding and collaborating at Cereal Hack 2
    This weekend a marathon will occur in Midtown that doesn’t require you to be in shape. That’s because it’s actually a hackathon and so requires brains rather than muscles, and an interest in computer technology might not hurt....