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Why Computer Science needs to be in Education? | Joseph Carroll Miranda | TEDxUPR
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Added Jul 8, 2016
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La charla formará un caso sobre por qué es necesario incorporar las ciencias de computes a la educación. Mediante una serie de recomendaciones, basadas en proyectos ejecutados en Puerto Rico y Estados Unidos, explicará los beneficios de incluir la ciencia de cómputos en los currículos académicos.

The talk shall build a case as to why there is a need to incorporate computer science in education. By sharing a series of recommendations, based on some work on projects both in Puerto Rico and the United States of America, it will explain the benefits of computer science in academic curriculums.

Assistant Professor of the Department of Graduate Studies at the University of Puerto Rico. Between his interests and publications are youth culture, critical pedagogy, hacktivism, learning technology, emerging pedagogy, curriculum design and development, computational thinking, diversification of field Computer Sciences, emancipatory technologies, subcultures, counter-cultures and Afro-Caribbean spirituality.

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