Webinar: Teaching a CS course in just 5 hrs per week

Does teaching online in the fall seem like a daunting task?   Description: Many CS teachers look for ways to improve CS courses. But improvements often require extensive time for setup, training, and/or throughout the term – time that we just don’t have. Frank Vahid, professor of Computer Science and Engineering at UC Riverside, spends […]

Webinar: Introducing Coral

A New Language for Improved Learning of Coding. Thursday, April 9, 2020 from 1-2pm EST Description: Why Another Programming Language? Students in introductory programming classes often struggle early with the syntax and tools of commercial languages like Python, Java, or C++. As a result, an ultra-simple language, Coral, was born for students to learn programming, […]

Join Us For Three Upcoming Webinars in November!

Put Actionable Insights To Work In Your Classroom With Three Upcoming Webinars. Check out our list of upcoming webinars in the month of November, and don’t forget to register! Active Learning: How to Transform Your Class for a Successful Semester When: Thursday November 14, 2019 @3PM ET Host: Roman Lysecky Description: Discover the ins-and-outs of […]

Webinar: Active Learning: How to Transform Your Class for a Successful Semester

Discover the ins-and-outs of implementing this approach in the classroom. Thursday, November 14, 2019 3:00pm-4:00pm ET  Description: With Active Learning becoming more and more widespread, join zyBooks’ Roman Lysecky to take a deep dive into this proven approach. Whether you are currently using active learning in the classroom, or just exploring the idea, this webinar […]

Webinar: Engaging Students in the Introduction to Programming Classroom

Help students feel more prepared for future programming courses. Tuesday, November 19, 2019 1:00pm-2:00pm ET  Description: Many students often feel CS1 and CS2 courses are unnecessarily complex. Join zyBooks’ co-founder, Frank Vahid, as he examines how to re-think programming assignments through “Many Small Programs”, which creates a smooth, less overwhelming experience for students by focusing […]

Webinar: 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 […]