BJC Workshop at SIGCSE 2022
BJC will be at SIGCSE 2022 in Providence, Rhode Island from March 2-5, 2022. We are hosting an in-person Workshop #402 called “Beauty and Joy Computing: AP CS Principles & Middle School Curriculum” on Saturday, March 5.
BJC Paper Wins Best Paper, Curriculum Initiatives at SIGCSE 2020
Our paper “Design Principles behind Beauty and Joy of Computing” by Paul Goldenberg, June Mark, Brian Harvey, Al Cuoco, and Mary Fries was selected as Best Paper, Curriculum Initiatives at SIGCSE 2020 which has moved online this year. The paper describes the pedagogical theory behind the development of BJC. The abstract is included below, and you can read the whole paper for free.
CS Principles Providers and Teachers Forum at SIGCSE 2020
We’re hosting a half-day CS Principles Providers and Teachers forum as a pre-symposium event at SIGCSE in Portland. We’re hoping to help grow the CSP community and learn from each other.
CS Principles Providers and Teachers Forum at SIGCSE 2018
We’re hosting a half-day CS Principles providers and teachers forum as an event at SIGCSE in Baltimore. We’re hoping to help grow the CSP community and learn from each other.
BJC Summer PD at InfyPath 2018
We are excited to announce that BJC will be a featured curriculum provider during the Infosys Foundation’s Pathfinders Summer Institute 2018.
We are pleased to announce that the National Science Foundation has awarded a four-year grant (calendar years 2015-2018) to a partnership of four organizations that will create new BJC curriculum materials and bring them to 100 New York public high school teachers.