As I close out my first year of teaching, I thought it would be fun to share a a bit of a reflection and my plans moving forward.
When it comes to teaching Java, some tools are better than others. That's why I urge my students to use DrJava, an IDE for educators.
When learning a new programming language, it can be helpful to play with the basic operations. That's why I've written a lab for Java number exploration.
With my second semester of teaching out of the way, I figured it was time to look back on the experience. Let's talk about how it went!
While I've been writing tutorials for students, I thought: what if I wrote tutorials for other teachers. Today, let's learn how to teach arrays.
Most teachers will tell you that the worst part of the job is grading. That's why I automated my grading responsibilities.