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Code.org launches new video series: How Computers Work
Following the Gates introduction, the other segments cover
- What Makes a Computer, a Computer?
The beautifully produced series includes diverse and engaging voices for instance: May Li Khoe, former Apple designer (and current Khan Academy VP of Design); Erica Gomez, an engineering manager at Amazon; Nat Brown, Xbox architect, and Madison Maxey, a smart clothing entrepreneur.
These four- to six-minute videos are perfect for introducing computer science learning, opening a coding club session or incorporating into professional development sessions.
- For students, Code Studio
- For educators: Teach with Code Studio
- To host an annual learning event: Hour of Code
Filed under: coding, computer science, video
About Joyce Valenza
Joyce is an Assistant Professor of Teaching at Rutgers University School of Information and Communication, a technology writer, speaker, blogger and learner. Follow her on Twitter: @joycevalenza
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