Sun 4 Nov 2018 11:37 - 11:40 at Beacon Hill - Empowerment & Broadening Participation

Sun 4 Nov
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11:00 - 12:00: Empowerment & Broadening ParticipationBLOCKS+ at Beacon Hill
11:00 - 11:10
Talk
Broadening Participation in Computer Science through Block Programming
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Beryl HoffmanElms College, Ralph MorelliTrinity College, Jennifer RosatoCollege of St. Scholastica
Pre-print
11:10 - 11:20
Talk
Reducing the Barriers for Computational Action: How Blocks-Based Programming Can Support Digital Empowerment
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Mike TissenbaumUniversity of Illinois, Urbana-Champain, Josh SheldonMIT App Inventor, Hal AbelsonMIT
Pre-print
11:20 - 11:28
Other
Themed Session 2: Whole-group discussions
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11:28 - 11:31
Talk
Educational Robotics with a Twist
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Hamid ZareGraduate Student, Miklos MarotiAssociate Professor, Akos LedecziVanderbilt University
Pre-print
11:31 - 11:34
Talk
A Blocks-Based Approach to Internet of Things in MIT App Inventor
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Wen XiHong Kong Polytechnic University, Evan W PattonMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Pre-print
11:34 - 11:37
Talk
DevTech Lab - KIBO and ScratchJr Demo
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Catherine CowellTufts University, Hannah RiehlTufts University, Marina Umaschi BersTufts University
Pre-print
11:37 - 11:40
Talk
CloudDB in MIT App Inventor
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11:40 - 12:00
Other
Themed Session 2: Breakout discussions and demos/posters
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