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Kevin Workman
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How to teach a person to enjoy programming?

63 votes

How to help students avoid being distracted by bells and whistles

20 votes

What are good examples that actually motivate the study of recursion?

20 votes

Assisting students with large programming assignments takes too long in class

12 votes

How can I determine if a student would enjoy or has an aptitude for CS?

12 votes

Programming language for teenagers

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Order to Teach Topics in an Intro Programming Class

9 votes

Helping students adjust to using industrial-strength IDEs

9 votes

Which non-programming skills help make a good programmer?

9 votes

Why some students think that programming is difficult and hard to learn, how I convince my students that programming is not difficult as they think?

8 votes

Are programming contests beneficial to students?

8 votes

Strategies for independent learners to identify gaps in their knowledge

8 votes

Is it important to teach pointers in a first course using Java?

7 votes

Active learning for boolean algebra

7 votes

Dealing with students who are underly-motivated

7 votes

How to convey how much computing power has grown since the 1960s?

7 votes
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Show students the consequences of their design decisions

7 votes

Courage to Attack Difficult Questions

7 votes

Why do educators not set an upper bound for the amount of times we're allowed to compile code?

6 votes

How can I get through very long and very dry, but also very useful technical documents when learning a new tool?

6 votes
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Explaining to students why to use double instead of float (unless there's a very good reason)

6 votes

How to phrase questions about spotting design issues in programs

6 votes

Is it worthwhile to teach assembly nowadays?

6 votes
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One lecture on VCS: What needs to be covered?

5 votes

How to motivate game design/development students to do more than the minimum on homework

5 votes

Using Oracle's Java Documentation as a Teaching Tool

5 votes

My teacher said that java is pass-by-reference when the type is not a primitive

5 votes

What can CS educators do to help teachers of other subjects include computing in their teaching?

5 votes

Strategies for self-learners to transition into working on larger projects

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Lesson plan for teaching java graphics