John and Shannon are back to doing science instead of troubleshooting and take a break to talk with Dr. Greg Wilson about Software Carpentry, how to teach effectively, and a smattering of related topics about the academic world.
- Software Carpentry
- Data Carpentry
- Library Carpentry
- It Will Never Work in Theory
- The Architecture of Open Source Applications
- Request a Software Carpentry Workshop
- Small Teaching: Everyday Lessons from the Science of Learning (Lang)
- How Learning Works: Seven Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching (Ambrose et al.)
Fun Paper Friday
- Stefik, Andreas, and Susanna Siebert. “An empirical investigation into programming language syntax.” ACM Transactions on Computing Education (TOCE) 13.4 (2013): 19.
- Greg’s Review or Stefik and Siebert
- Whitten, Alma, and J. Doug Tygar. “Why Johnny Can’t Encrypt: A Usability Evaluation of PGP 5.0.” Usenix Security. Vol. 1999. 1999.
- Perez De Rosso, Santiago, and Daniel Jackson. “What’s wrong with git?: a conceptual design.” (2013).
Shannon Dulin – @ShannonDulin