Computer Science - gaming and simulations

Discipline Group: 

Computer Science

Improved STEM Preparation Through Humane Gaming Camp

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Expired
Sixty teachers will work with 135 students (particularly girls) from the Denver area to integrate the learning of mathematics, computer science and art as they develop humane computer games and learn skills applicable to a variety of IT careers.
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IT Girl: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Solving Real World Problems Using 3D Modeling and Information Visualization

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Expired
One hundred middle and high school girls from the Austin, TX area use information visualization and gaming development to make real world connections to science, math and engineering.
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Scaling up an Innovative Approach for Attracting Students to Computing

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Expired
Over 400 teachers from a wide range of disciplines, and over 9000 grade 5-12 students mostly from rural and suburban NC, SC, and CA have engaged in computer science programming involving problem solving, animation, creativity, and story telling.
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IT-E3 Tools: Information Technology Engineering and Environmental Education Tools

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Expired
Sixty teachers and 1,000 sixth—ninth grade students will use information technology -- hand-held digital sensors and a multi-player, online game -- to solve complex environmental and other problems.
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