• STEM and a Tale of Two Locales

    By Linda Bookey Monday, August 6, 2012 image description

    The term digital divide is widely used to mean a separation between those who have access to computers/advanced technology and those who don’t. But there’s an additional divide that separates k12 students from their peers.  I call it the aspirational divide after some of the recent anthropological/sociological studies that use attitudes, not income, race or […]

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  • Proud of my friend and colleague

    By Linda Bookey Tuesday, April 17, 2012 image description

    Congratulations to my friend and colleague, Jane Prey, PhD., who has received the Lifetime Service to the Computer Science Education Community award from ACM SIGCSE. This is a well-deserved honor for Jane as “an individual who has a long history of volunteer service to the computer science education community.” Jane’s been a key proponent of industry […]

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