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Why Computer Science Is Not Just for Geeks

Vicki Davis with Alfred Thompson


Learning to write computer code is a skill that our guest believes is not just for geeks and will be increasingly important to students and teachers in the future.

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Classroom Management: Yes, Bribes and Threats Work But....

Rae Pica with Dan Pink, Larry Ferlazzo, Josh Stumpenhorst, Deborah J. Stewart


When the subject turns to classroom management, using carrots and sticks has been the prevailing strategy for getting compliance. But research and an emerging cadre of voices are asserting that engagement trumps compliance. So is there a place in the enlightened teacher's classroom for rewards and punishments? 

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