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AMAYS is moving full steam ahead!

Posted On January 23, 2018
Categories News, STEM

AMAYS was implemented last fall at 9 middle school sites. Students worked on a series of flexibly designed, modularized app building activities using App Inventor that included cookbooks, troubleshooting, remix, DIY and more. They worked together, with their teachers, and with undergraduate computer science mentors from Atlanta area HBCUs.

We are now about looking forward… more »

AMAYS Team is going to CSCL 2017

Posted On April 11, 2017
Categories News, Uncategorized

The AMAYS team will be presenting at the 12th International Conference on Computer Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) 2017 this June!

Renken, M., Cohen, C., Fuqua, A., Ayer, T. & Calandra, B. (accepted). Who Stays and Who Goes? Connecting Prior Experiences, Interests, and Abilities to Retention in an After-school Computer-Based Program. Paper… more »