Two insights on teaching computer programming
matthias at ccs.neu.edu
Wed Jan 4 13:03:08 EST 2006
On Jan 4, 2006, at 12:54 PM, David Klappholz wrote:
> Sorry for reacting as I did if, in fact, you meant it rhetorically.
Thanks for the apology.
> BTW, can you give a few references to Holt's research and to yours re
> the effectiveness of different approaches to teaching CS1?
I sent the major Holt reference a while back and don't have it handy.
For our own work, I suggest the publications on DrScheme [technical]
and TeachScheme! [pedagogical] at http://www.ccs.neu.edu/scheme/pubs/
They are usually with Findler, Flatt, Krishnamurthi and occasionally
others. Hope this helps.
I have also been asked for the Web link to PLAI, an alternative
approach to Peter's Oz-Multi-Paradigm programming:
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