Increasing Student Interest in Computer Science (CS) Careers Lower Enrollments in ITA Enrollment in our career center’s Information Technology I classes have been decreasing since 2001. 2001 - forty five students with eight girls 2005 - twenty four students with two girls
Increasing Student Interest in Computer Science (CS)
BUT DEMAND FOR IT MAJORS INCREASES!
Bureau of Labor: Hecker, D. Occupational employment projections to 2014. Monthly Labor Review. November 2005.
Support & Help: Online Forums at www.alice.org
Support & Help: In-system Tutorials
move ball forward 1 meter, as seen by the ground
turn ball forward ? revolutions
distance/(P * diameter)
Two values are needed.
*http://www.utexas.edu/world/univ/ says 3,176
M. Moskal, D. Lurie, and S. Cooper, Evaluating the Effectiveness of a New Instructional Approach. In Proceedings of 2004 SIGCSE Conference, (Norfolk, VA).
Alice is “real coding”
*From the EA foundation
And the Sims has more female than male players!
Delaware Area Career Center Students:Joi Doug Roy Bobby Instructor:Suzanne Maclean