CS370: Introduction to Teaching Computer Science

Spring 2019, Instructors: Christopher Hunn and Bryan Tong

Announcements

Updated as of Jan. 24th

  • Welcome to CS 370! Check CalCentral for the time and place.
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  • Calendar

    Unit Week Topic Readings, Tutoring Journal, & Homework
    Introduction
    Jan 20 Introduction and the Socratic Method Due Jan 28
    Jan 27 Questions and Bloom's Taxonomy Due Feb 4
    Feb 03 2-Sigma Effect and Tackling Misconceptions Due Feb 11
    Feb 10 Memory and Mindsets HW / Journal
    Pedagogy
    Feb 17 Teaching Hard Topics HW / Journal
    Feb 24 Lost Students, Motivation, and Setting Goals HW / Journal
    March 3 Group Teaching Exercise #1 HW / Journal
    Social Factors
    March 10 GPS Syndrome HW / Journal
    March 17 Midterm No HW / Journal
    March 24 Spring Break
    March 31 Imposter Syndrome and Stereotype Threat
    April 7 Diversity and Unconscious Bias
    Conclusion
    April 14 Guest Lectures
    April 21 Group Teaching Exercise #2
    April 28 Final Exam and Conclusion