Hey kid — It’s Cool To Be Smart

Last month I was helping to facilitate a Betabox experience in upstate South Carolina. The day’s topic was self-driving cars, and I was responsible for managing the Networking and Computer Science station within the experience. In this station, we challenge middle school students to enter a sequence of commands into command prompt to establish a local connection to a small robotic car. … Read More

How to grow in the right direction

We’re about to hit Thanksgiving, which for many of us means heading home to see family. Inevitably, that means we are going to run into little cousins, nieces and nephews we’ve not seen in a while. They always seem to grow so fast. But that’s only true from your frame of reference. To the parents and teachers embedded in the … Read More