I’m back and with a renewed commitment to blogging and social media! For the past six years, I’ve taught mostly seventh-grade math, which I have loved. I’ve always coveted a job teaching computers, however, and this year I have the opportunity to refresh and renew our Computer Science program. Computer Science and Coding have benefited from a huge publicity push this year, with many big school districts such as New York City and Chicago deciding to add coding as a key part of curriculum for all grade levels. My school district is not diving in yet, but they’re watching my little pilot program to inform some of their decision making. I’m trying my hand at curriculum development with three new preps.
This year I’m teaching:
6th grade: Web 2.0. This class is a district requirement, and I’m keeping almost all of the basic structure because the concepts are so important for…
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