TurtleStitch – programmed embroidery to learn computing

Presented by: Richard Millwood

This workshop will help participants create embroideries using programming. As an approach to learning programming through artistic endeavor, the workshop will illustrate one of the possible ways to make computational thinking highly meaningful, thus encouraging characteristics of persistence, delight, and fulfillment.

Presenter Biography:

Richard Millwood has been Course Director at Trinity College Dublin for the Masters in Technology and Learning and is now facilitating CESI•CS – the new community of practice for educators interested in computing in Ireland.