Pius, Rachel, and Sadhan reunite to talk about big news in engineering education from 2016 (Part 1: 00m20s), followed by a politically flavored discussion about 2017 (Part 2: 15m20s). If you liked Season 1 and want to help keep Season 2 afloat, please consider pledging a monthly contribution at my new Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/pioslabs. You’ll be helping me continue to talk to awesome people and share it with you. Thanks!
Related to this episode:
• “College Board Hopes to Broaden Access to Coding with New ‘AP Computer Science Principles’ Course,” Edsurge: https://www.edsurge.com/news/2016-07-25-college-board-hopes-to-broaden-access-to-coding-with-new-ap-computer-science-principles-course
• “AP Computer Science Principles,” College Board: https://advancesinap.collegeboard.org/stem/computer-science-principles
• “CMU’s Proportion of Undergraduate Women in Computer Science and Engineering Soars above National Averages,” Carnegie Mellon University News: http://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2016/september/undergrad-women-engineering-computer-science.html
• “Why Hidden Figures’s Box-Office Win Is the Best News for Movies in a Long Time,” Vogue: http://www.vogue.com/article/hidden-figures-box-office-win-matters
• Everlast Rocketbook on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/642311833/everlast
• “India vs. USA,” The K12 Engineering Education Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/piuswong/india-vs-usa
• “Educational Standards,” The K12 Engineering Education Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/piuswong/ep-2-educational-standards
• “Former Edtech Director for Obama Administration Sees Innovation Moving to the States,” Edsurge: https://www.edsurge.com/news/2017-01-10-former-edtech-advisor-for-obama-sees-innovation-moving-to-the-states
• Twitter handles: @PiusWong, @rfahrig, @sadhansathya, @K12engineering, @PiosLabs
Remember that the podcast will be at the SXSW Conference and Festival in March, 2017! We will be running workshops for educators and professional engineers: https://www.sxsw.com/ and http://sxswedu.com/
Our closing music is from "Late for School" by Bleeptor, used under Creative Commons Attribution Licenses: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0. Subscribe and find more podcast information at: http://www.k12engineering.net. The K12 Engineering Education Podcast is a production of Pios Labs: http://www.pioslabs.com.