The localization of CS4HS workshop for serving national computing curriculum

@article{AlDuwais2012TheLO,
  title={The localization of CS4HS workshop for serving national computing curriculum},
  author={Mashael Al-Duwais and Hend Suliman Al-Khalifa and Mohammed Abdul-Aziz Al-Yahya and Nora I. Al-Rajebah and Afnan A. Al-Subaihin},
  journal={2012 7th International Conference on Computer Science & Education (ICCSE)},
  year={2012},
  pages={1610-1615}
}
Most high school students in Saudi Arabia are not aware of computer science concepts and think of them as the competency of using computer applications. This misconception originated from the curriculum taught at high schools, which is more application oriented in nature and does not provide a solid background in computer science concepts. In this paper, we describe a three days localized version of CS4HS workshop dedicated for female high school computer teachers held at King Saud University… CONTINUE READING

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