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Alfred Thompson
Worked at Microsoft
Attended Brooklyn Tech, Taylor University, Rivier College
Lives in New Hampshire
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Great suggestions for people starting with blogging from Doug Peterson
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I'm having fun helping students with problems in their semester projects. I don't know if it would be as much fun if I hadn't been programming for so long.
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Sharing a few ideas about explaining the concept of looking. Looking for more ideas from others. What works for you?
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Really isn't it aout time you shared what you are doing with others?
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Better late than never. This week's interesting links. 
I’m late this week. Windows Live Writer’s connection to Blogger (where this blog is hosted) is broken. Now that it is being open sources as Open Live Writer I am hopeful all will be fixed soon. In the meantime I have to use t...
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Something for high school students interested in mobile apps.
Do you know students who are interested in creating an app? The Congressional App Challenge is now open for submissions! Entries are due by January 15, 2016. Learn more at congressionalappchallenge.us
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How can we let students create their own learning paths and still make sure they get to the destination they need to get to?
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My first interesting links post of the new year. I'm back to school. Yea?
Happy New Year! Happy 11111100000! Today is forst day back at school. I didn’t get to everything I wanted to do over the break but I did start playing with some wi-fi enabled light bulbs. Hoping this will be the start of gett...
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Please go to YouTube and "like" my school's robotics team video. I'd appreciate it.
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CS Education week needs to be more than just an hour of code
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The TEALS program (www.tealsk12.org) is looking for regional managers to help them expand their program of placing industry professionals in schools to work with teachers developing and growing CS programs and teachers in schools. They are looking for people in San Francisco/Bay Area, LA, New York City, Boston, Virginia/DC, Phoenix, and Seattle. Job description at https://www.tealsk12.org/careers/ 
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Have him in circles
149 people
Stephanie True Moss's profile photo
S. Jane Fritz's profile photo
Renu Chourasia's profile photo
Dale McCrory's profile photo
John Maklary's profile photo
Emmanuel Schanzer's profile photo
Edwin Sapp's profile photo
Andrew Robinson's profile photo
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Education, Computer Science
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  • Microsoft
    Academic Relations, 2012
  • Digital Equipment, Bishop Guertin HS
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New Hampshire
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Brooklyn, NY
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Alfred Thompson, For over nine years Alfred was the K-12 Computer Science Academic Relations Manager for Microsoft. Prior to Microsoft, Alfred was a high school computer science teacher, a K-8 computer specialist, and a software developer. He has written several textbooks and project books about teaching programming.

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  • Brooklyn Tech, Taylor University, Rivier College
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