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Framework choice for AP CS A students: Swing or JavaFX?

Disclaimer: some do consider this a war like emacs/vim. I don't. I'll quote you on this: "I'm looking for something that allows students to get up and running relatively quickly and easily with ...
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JavaFX and console-based interfaces, at the CS1 level

Instead of a System.in/out based dialog, you may consider a Pane containing a Canvas for ...
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Framework choice for AP CS A students: Swing or JavaFX?

I'm going to suggest that you don't use either Swing or JavaFX for an AP CS course. Instead, I'm going to suggest that you use Princeton's Standard Draw library. It does a great job of abstracting all ...
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Framework choice for AP CS A students: Swing or JavaFX?

Like everything else in programming, it's a mix of tradeoffs: Benefits of Swing: There are a metric ton of tutorials and examples on the web. It still has a very active community here on Stack ...
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