Posts Tagged ‘computer’

The Online Learning Revolution (Schools That Work)

Edutopia has a nice series on their site called Schools That Work, which examines what school successes are made of. I particularly like their Online Learning Revolution segment. They write: “Is the future of learning online? Not exclusively. But online learning is expanding access to knowledge and personalizing learning in schools across the country. In regions where teachers (and resources)…

The woman that programmed the first computer

If a girls asks you what a computer programmer looks like show her this picture. Ada Lovelace was the first computer programmer who wrote programs for Babbage’s mechanical computer. Here’s a brief video introduction to the woman. Information Pioneers: Ada Lovelace from Information Pioneers on Vimeo. Ready to try the Reading Kingdom program with your kids? Try our free 3o-day…