W3schools.com is the equivalent of a textbook in our entry-level Programming for the Internet course. We also use WebMonkey a bit.
South Burlington High School
From: School Information Technology Discussion on behalf of Adam Provost
Sent: Tue 11/17/2009 8:09 AM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: Independent study online computer programming courses
We use 3schools as well. Many folks here feel it's an excellent resource. We
scour podcasting as well via iTunes and many other sites. Numerous resources
out there. Adam
On Tue, Nov 17, 2009 at 2:28 AM, [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> http://www.w3schools.com/ Free excellent. All selfstudy.
> On Mon, Nov 16, 2009 at 4:04 PM, Susan Monmaney <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> We have a number of students every year who pursue computer programming as
>> an independent study. Does anyone have a recommendation for an online
>> course, or sequence of courses, that would be appropriate for high school
>> students? I checked out Global Classroom, and most of the courses were
>> either not open for enrollment or have little to no content.
>> Any suggestions?
>> Susan Monmaney
>> Library Media Specialist
>> Montpelier High School
>> 5 High School Drive
>> Montpelier, VT 05602
>> (802) 225-8020
> Technology Integrator
> [log in to unmask]
> The St. Johnsbury Elementary School
> 257 Western Ave - St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
> 802-748-8912 Fax: 802-748-1095
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