6 years after serving as teen allied bomber command burma, norman macrae met von neumann while sceonded to NY by te economist. Von neumann said will you teach journalists world's ,ost valuable question: what goods will peoples do with 100 times more tech every decade 1030s to 2020s; aftre 40 years at The Economits dad and my book's readers 2025 report voted for edtutech as sustainability's best chnace- so in new york of 2022 whose alumni for edutech good can make younger half of world the sustainability generation not the extinction generation? your nominations are welcome chris.macrae@yahoo.co.uk

Sunday, December 31, 1972

computing fir all

Wednesday, April 4, 2012
The New York Times today has a piece on by Randall Stross titledComputer Science for the rest of us discussing the growing movement to have computer science courses that build’s on Jeannete Wing’s paper on computational thinking.   I would argue that it’s not computer science for the “rest of us” but for everyone.    From basic science to the humanities, understanding essentials of computer science has become more important to student’s understanding of the world than the calculus is.  In fact, while I think calculus certainly has value from the hard to social sciences, its more essential that students have an understanding of computer science.


more http://www.forbes.com/sites/startupviews/2012/04/01/computer-science-is-essential-for-everyone/

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