In this episode I use the example of "meter reading" to describe the evolution of remote monitoring.
The Raspberry Pi 3 has arrived and comes complete with everything needed to bring economical, 1:1 computing to the students of the poorest and wealthiest school districts alike. After selling 8 million units over the last four years, the Raspberry Pi Foundation has shipped it's most powerful and versatile computer yet. Luckily, it's still only $35 which... Continue Reading →
It's Computer Science Education Week so I'm hoping teachers and volunteers everywhere will spend an hour teaching your students how to write code. Learning how to program computers changed my life and I know it can do the same for millions of young people who are looking to try something new and exciting. I started... Continue Reading →
Learn about a new "superpower" that isn't being taught in 90% of US schools. I learned my "superpower" of programming using BASIC on a Timex Sinclair 1000 when I was in 9th grade. "Everybody in this country should learn how to program a computer because it teaches you how to think." - Steve Jobs