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First Bytes Collaborative Workshop for Computer Science Teachers

Author: 
Moore, J Strother
Issue Date: 
Monday, September 8, 2008
Description: 
After the first 10 slides about UT-Austin campus, there is a good discussion of what CS is and is not. Presenter explores the fundamental ideas of computer science with examples in artificial intelligence and computational biology. Simple examples showing how computing is not about computers but about the study of computation.
Keywords: 
cs defintion, fundamental ideas in cs
Education Levels: 
Middle School
High School
Intended Audience: 
Educator
Type: 
Instructional Material : Lecture/Presentation
Publisher: 
U Texas-Austin
URL: 
http://www.cs.utexas.edu/~firstbytes/teachers/index.html
CSTA Classification: 

CC.PS-01

Promotional Ideas, such as for recruiting students and presenting parent information nights

CT.L3A-02

Describe a software development process used to solve software problems (e.g., design, coding, testing, verification).

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