Category Archives: Computer Science

To Teach a Programmer

This might fall under the category of “things that should have been obvious”, but teaching programming is vastly different from teaching English. I’m in my second semester – the long semester – which I started off by introducing the kids … Continue reading

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How I Took Up Programming Again

I stopped being a computer programmer in early 2002. I had been studying it at college, but I was running out of money, and a series of life events were throwing up obstacles, so I ended up leaving school and … Continue reading

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