Engaging with Algorithms

I was in a session recently unpacking GSuite. The discussion was around the Explore Tool, something Google added last year. Basically, it provides a range of suggestions based on the information on the page. During the conversation, someone remarked that they wished that the Research Tool was still there. For those who may have forgotten, the Research…

Copying the Web

flickr photo shared by mrkrndvs under a Creative Commons ( BY-SA ) license I have lost track of the amount of applications and programs that are sold as the solution to getting students coding. The problem that I have with many of these is that they lack purpose and authenticity. One answer is to ‘Steal…

Did Someone Say Coding?

flickr photo shared by mrkrndvs under a Creative Commons ( BY-NC-SA ) license A few years ago, when every second student was reading one of the books from the Hunger Games series, I was asked by a student whether I had read them. I explained that I hadn’t. Shocked, the student questioned how I, an…