Partnering on Education with your local Developers Lynn Langit – Sr. Developer Evangelist  http://blogs.msdn.com/SoCalDevGal
<ul><li>5 minute presentation (end of) at User Groups </li></ul><ul><ul><li>.NET developer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Shar...
Techniques <ul><li>Micro demo </li></ul><ul><li>One slide </li></ul><ul><li>Free stuff </li></ul><ul><ul><li>For kids </li...
TeachingKidsProgramming .org
IDEs
Microsoft *Sparks
<ul><li>60-minute live hands-on sessions for potential teachers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>User Groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><...
Techniques <ul><li>Hands-on ‘as students’ </li></ul><ul><li>Co-teach with you </li></ul><ul><li>Teach your own kids (with ...
<ul><li>1 or more sessions for kids at CodeCamp </li></ul><ul><li>Kids track at Code Camp </li></ul><ul><li>DigiGirlz day ...
Techniques <ul><li>Prepare developers to teach (can be remote) </li></ul><ul><li>Share courseware </li></ul><ul><li>Invite...
 
http://www.TeachingKidsProgramming.org
Who are we?  Developers, Volunteers People like you
KODU  Visual World Programming
Visual Programming – When/Do
Small Basic
Courseware – Intentional Coding, Recipes
 
T-SQL Queries Finding the hottest boys
Querying the Cloud for ‘Hotness’
LEGO Mindstorms
Taking it even farther <ul><li>After-school programs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Partnering developers with teachers </li></ul><...
Call to Action <ul><li>Who is your local Developer Evangelist? </li></ul><ul><li>Get a list of User Groups </li></ul><ul><...
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Developers and Educators - Teaching Kids Programming

  1. 1. Partnering on Education with your local Developers Lynn Langit – Sr. Developer Evangelist http://blogs.msdn.com/SoCalDevGal
  2. 2. <ul><li>5 minute presentation (end of) at User Groups </li></ul><ul><ul><li>.NET developer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SharePoint </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SQL Server </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Java </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>PHP </li></ul></ul><ul><li>15 minute unConference mini-talks </li></ul><ul><ul><li>BarCamp </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Open Agile </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Scheduled micro-talks, 20 minutes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>BIL </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IGNITE </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Girls in Tech </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Techniques <ul><li>Micro demo </li></ul><ul><li>One slide </li></ul><ul><li>Free stuff </li></ul><ul><ul><li>For kids </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>For teachers </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. TeachingKidsProgramming .org
  5. 5. IDEs
  6. 6. Microsoft *Sparks
  7. 7. <ul><li>60-minute live hands-on sessions for potential teachers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>User Groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>CodeCamp </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Local Universities </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Can use Agile ‘ randori ’ technique to get group involvement </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You only need 1 computer! </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Techniques <ul><li>Hands-on ‘as students’ </li></ul><ul><li>Co-teach with you </li></ul><ul><li>Teach your own kids (with us) </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>1 or more sessions for kids at CodeCamp </li></ul><ul><li>Kids track at Code Camp </li></ul><ul><li>DigiGirlz day events </li></ul><ul><li>DigiGirlz camp events </li></ul><ul><li>TKP events </li></ul>
  10. 10. Techniques <ul><li>Prepare developers to teach (can be remote) </li></ul><ul><li>Share courseware </li></ul><ul><li>Invite local school teachers to developer events (kid’s sessions) </li></ul>
  11. 12. http://www.TeachingKidsProgramming.org
  12. 13. Who are we? Developers, Volunteers People like you
  13. 14. KODU Visual World Programming
  14. 15. Visual Programming – When/Do
  15. 16. Small Basic
  16. 17. Courseware – Intentional Coding, Recipes
  17. 19. T-SQL Queries Finding the hottest boys
  18. 20. Querying the Cloud for ‘Hotness’
  19. 21. LEGO Mindstorms
  20. 22. Taking it even farther <ul><li>After-school programs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Partnering developers with teachers </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Invited ‘intersession’ teachers (one week) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Girls Middle School – Mountain View, CA </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Teaching teachers to program </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Riverside, CA User Group and Community weekend classes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Vital Link (on-going ‘field trips’ as classes) </li></ul></ul>
  21. 23. Call to Action <ul><li>Who is your local Developer Evangelist? </li></ul><ul><li>Get a list of User Groups </li></ul><ul><li>Engage! </li></ul>

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