IT for Kids

  • Mentoring Generation-Z

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    The value of a mentor is immense. Mentors come in many guises, but generally are of a different generation to the mentoree, in order to be able to provide the depth and breadth of experience, … more

  • Kids & Kindle

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    Coming from a non-English speaking background and working in the international arena has made honing my language skills extremely important to me personally and professionally. As a mother, I am very … more

  • Combinatorics

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    We got to a new, important topic with my son, while learning programming (and problem-solving skills) together: combinatorics. Here are some examples from our "class" yesterday:1. You want to … more

  • IT for Kids - The Cloud #3

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    In the previous post, I described my son's "first time" with Cloud.

    A couple of weeks after, I was speaking at SPC Adriatics in Zagreb. My Office Graph and Delve session was the second one in the … more

  • IT for Kids - The Cloud #2

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    Once my daughter started to use "you can do everything in the cloud" as a mantra, B., my son immediately got interested. We got to the question very soon: "Mom, what's the Cloud?"

    I sit down with … more

  • IT for Kids - The Cloud #1

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    In July, I gave a presentation at a Summer Academy for students in Budapest, Hungary. My topic was "Carrier Management": how to find YOUR topic and how to be successful in what you do.

    I was not … more

  • IT for Kids - The Background

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    Recently, I've decided to teach my son, B. and one of his friends G. to programming, problem solving and algorithmic thinking. The reason behind this decision was quite complex. First, these 8.5 … more