UofC Computer Science Teachers’ Symposium

Monday, 22 June 2015, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

It’s free! Click here to register.

Where: University of Calgary ICT Building, Room 618B
Parking: Parking costs $6 for lots 10 and 11, accessible from 32nd Avenue NW.
Map: http://www.ucalgary.ca/map/

 

Proceedings

 

Time Event
8:30 – 9:00 Registration. Continental Breakfast.
9:00 – 9:10 Welcome From CSTAAB President Josh Prowse
9:10 – 10:15 pdf icon Iverson Exam of May 2015.
Rob Kremer, Department of Computer Science, University of calgary
10:15 – 10:30 Potty Break
10:30 – 12:00   10 Minute Pedagogy Gems – ideas, resources, lessons, projects, problems

Josh Prowse (Lester B Pearson High School):
– A Team Approach to Procedural Programming
– Use Projects to Simplify Outcomes-Based Assessment

Victor Truong (Bishop McNally High School)
– Using Khan Academy in Intro Classes

pptx icon James Chow (Western Canada High School)
– Exploring Mastermind with Parallel Arrays
– Exploring Evolution with Strings
– Flood Fill & the Knight’s Tour
– Sudoku Solver
– Raspberry PI GameBoy

Gustaaf Wehnes (William Aberhart High School)
– Integrating Udacity into CS20 – lessons learned
– Using Swing and Windowbuilder to support the OO1 module
– Importing Big Java 5 question bank into D2L

12:00 – 12:30 CSTAAB Update
12:30 – 1:30 Luncheon – Networking – Discussion
1:30 – 3:00 Teachers Report What They Did In Current Year & Plan For Next Year.
3:00 – 3:30 pptx icon Harvey Duff (University of Alberta)
– Middle School Computing Science Initiative (Harvey Duff, UofA)
– Clone Middle School Computing Science Initiative (Harvey Duff, UofA)