“Computational thinking has received considerable attention over the past several years, but there are many perspectives on what computational thinking entails. We are interested in the ways that design-based learning activities — in particular, programming interactive media — support the development of computational thinking in young people. This site and its collection of instruments are designed for K-12 educators and researchers interested in supporting and assessing the development of computational thinking through programming. “

A supercomputer in your pocket [infographic]


“A new infographic from FoneBank looks at the modern mobile gadgets and compares them with supercomputers from decades ago. You’ll also learn something about major milestones, cost and capabilities, causes and consequences, and what the future holds.”