Never too late to learn – Looking forward to Scratch Programing course from #edX

After teaching an introductory course in computer programming with Java a few years ago, I am expecting that using Scratch will allow the concepts of computer coding to shine through without the annoyance of typing in the code in a text editor.  I think this edX course will be so much fun - and maybe I will …

Coursera Learning Hubs: Global Participation, Local Access and Support!

What a great idea for Charlottesville!  I am sure that there are many in our community who are not able to participate in MOOC experiences because they lack the equipment and/or bandwidth at home. Also, many seniors may be unwilling to risk feeling foolish in giving this new learning opportunity a try on their own. …