CS Student Resources

Resources to continue your exploration of computer science

The Connectory

Treehouse

  • Learn to build websites, create iPhone and Android apps, code with Ruby on Rails and PHP, or start a business.
    http://teamtreehouse.com/

MIT App Inventor

Code HS

  • CodeHS is a site which will introduce you to programming and computer science principles. It is built for complete beginners.
    http://codehs.com/

WordPress

TED talks

  • “ … over 1100+ talks to stir your curiosity. Browse by subject, length, or rating (inspiring, jaw-dropping, funny …)”
    http://www.ted.com/talks

CS Bits and Bytes

  • “The NSF CS Bits & Bytes series is aimed at high school teachers and students and emphasizes how computer science permeates and improves our lives and supports progress in many other disciplines.”
    http://www.nsf.gov/cise/csbytes/

SCRATCH

BYOB

Alice

AgentSheets

UX Mastery

Computing Unplugged

Hackety Hack!

  • “Hackety Hack will teach you the absolute basics of programming from the ground up. … With Hackety Hack, you’ll learn the Ruby programming language.”
    http://hackety.com/

Code Igniter

  • “CodeIgniter: an open source Web Application Framework that helps you write PHP programs.”
    http://codeigniter.com/

Mozilla Developer Network

  • Mozilla Developer Network is an open community of developers building resources for a better web, regardless of brand, browser or platform.”
    https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/

Codecademy

  • “Codecademy is the easiest way to learn how to code. It’s interactive, fun, and you can do it with your friends.”
    http://www.codecademy.com

Processing

  • “Processing is an open source programming language and environment for people who want to create images, animations, and interactions.”
    http://processing.org/

How Stuff Works

  • “HowStuffWorks explains thousands of topics, from engines to lock-picking to ESP, with video and illustrations so you can learn how everything works.” (Check out Computer and Science, then explore whatever else interests you at this site.)
    http://www.howstuffworks.com/

Technology Review published by MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

  • Updates about computing, web, communications, energy, materials, biomedicine, business. (Available in Spanish, German, Italian, Chinese, Portuguese and English)
    http://www.technologyreview.com/

Women & Master’s Degrees

Online Computer Science Degrees.com

Google in Education

Microsoft DreamSpark

Last updated: 9/29/2015