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CS Frontiers is a new course that is being developed for students who have successfully completed the AP Computer Science Principles course. This course is an alternative to AP Computer Science A, which focuses on Java programming. CS Frontiers is a project-based curriculum that teaches about distributed computing, computer networking, cybersecurity, the internet of things, and machine learning. It is meant to be hands-on, enabling students to work on problems that are culturally relevant and engaging. The majority of the curriculum utilizes NetsBlox, which is a collaborative, block-based programming environment that extends Snap!. NetsBlox enables students to work together on the same project remotely similarly to how Google Docs operate. More information is available at https://netsblox.org.

Duration:
5 min
Room:
Plenary Room
Conference:
Snap!Con 2021

Happening at the same time:

  1. Lightning Talks Round 1
  2. Start Time:
    2021 July 29 10:40

    Room:
    Plenary Room

  3. Hallway Track
  4. Start Time:
    2021 July 29 08:00

    Room:
    Hallway

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