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Datacom generosity in support of Teachers learning Programming

I just spent the last two days teaching 16 Teachers from around New Zealand  NCEA Level 1 programming.  We had the added complication of also teaching them how to program in Python(an open source programming language) – many doing programming … Continue reading

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Python quiz question

I gave the following code to my Year 12 class and asked them what it would output (multichoice): age = 14; driversage=16; print (“You are:”, age, “the drivers age is:”, driverage, “Sorry you have”, driversage-age, “years to go”) They had to … Continue reading

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Python vs. Perl humour

Python vs. Perl according to Yoda — EXTERIOR: DAGOBAH — DAY With Yoda strapped to his back, Luke climbs up one of the many thick vines that grow in the swamp until he reaches the Dagobah statistics lab. Panting heavily, … Continue reading

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Programming Level 3

Hmmm need to learn Python tkinter and object orientated programming techniques for next year. We have decided that students at Level 3 can have a choice between an internal portfolio (writing) or doing computer programming. Some students just don’t enjoy writing at … Continue reading

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