Resources for Parents and Educators

The Curiosity Cycle: Preparing Your Child for the Ongoing Technological Explosion

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Videos

Books

Websites

  • Codeacademy A site for teaching computer programming. It leads you through exercises.
  • Khan Academy Programming Another site for teaching computer programming, aimed at children.
  • Cool simulation of water Explain to your children that the physical world can be simulated on computers.
  • Paper.js Get your kids interested in programming for the web by letting them play with these fun and interactive animations
  • Graph Theory Introduce your kids to graph theory. Explain that nodes are people and links are friendships. Fun to move it.
  • Learn to Program with Your Kids A blog post I wrote that lists free resources for learning computer programming.

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