Assessing the Impact of Using Robots in Education. How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Chaos. Douglas Blank and Deepak Kumar Bryn Mawr College. What is this paper about?. How can we introduce robotics and computer science to students in a way that is engaging and “fun”?
Douglas Blank and Deepak Kumar Bryn Mawr College
“We have gone from enrolling less than 5% of ourstudent body (of ~ 1300 students) in the introductorycourse each year to enrolling over 10% in the same courseat the end of three years. Enrollment in our CS2 course andother upper-level computer science courses has more thandoubled. We would be hard pressed to find 140 womenstudying introductory computing each year at even thelargest universities in this country.”