How to emphasize the differences between Software Engineering, Computer Engineering and Computer Science to high schoolers? [duplicate]
Possible Duplicate: 30 minutes to explain programming to a 15 year old As a professional software engineer I have been asked to speak at a local high school junior class career day. As is ...
I am experimenting with marking assignments for a programming course using unit tests. Is it likely to harm the learning process if I publish some of the tests I use as part of the problem statement? ...
There have been several postings on P.SE about lower quality programming education, and this post from Joel on JavaSchools shows his frustration with the way computer science is often taught. At many ...
I periodically teach an introduction to programming course using Java. I want to give my students some exciting assignments that they can relate to or find interesting. At the very least, I want ...
In your own studies (on your own, or for a class) did you have an "ah ha" moment when you finally, really understood pointers? Do you have an explanation you use for beginner programmers that seems ...
We've all heard it; whenever there's a discussion about CS grads having poor development skills someone eventually says, Computer science isn't software engineering. The problem that I see is ...