Teaching Innovations in Computer Science
Discover emerging innovations and learn how to implement these in the Computer Science Classroom.
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 1:00pm-2:00pm ET
Description: With many students in early Computer Science courses feeling overwhelmed, this webinar will walk you through tips and techniques to reach and engage students of all levels. Based on a less explaining, more interacting approach, zyBooks’ co-founder Frank Vahid will walk you through:
- Studies highlighting improved student outcomes in early computer science courses.
- Discovering new, interactive ways to enhance student learning, while reducing TA workload.
Frank Vahid is a Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of California, Riverside, since 1994. He is co-founder and Chief Learning Officer of zyBooks, which creates web-native interactive learning content to replace college textbooks and homework. His research interests include learning methods to improve college student success especially for CS and STEM freshmen and sophomores, and also embedded systems software and hardware.