Mark Guzdial is a Professor in the School of Interactive Computing at Georgia Tech. He's a research in computing education, and one of the founders of the International Computing Education Research conference. He's currently working on new media for teaching computing and on exploring how spatial reasoning interacts with learning computing.
September 20th, 2017 | 51 mins 32 secs
How do people learn computing? Who learns best from traditional computer science education and who from bootcamps? How can we teach people who are not developers but who need to learn some programming to do their jobs? Jeff Casimir, the founder of Turing academy, and Georgia Tech's Mark Guzdial, one of the founders of the International Computing Education Research conference, join Noel to answer these questions and also explain why Excel is both the best and the worst thing in the world.