We are seeking participants for an educational research project. This project aims to provide training opportunities for those interested in learning new computer skills by making games. We are interested in: 1) what types of computer science concepts can be learned by making games; 2) if games can be a mode of expression; 3) if learning to make games increases confidence with computing; 4) whether participating in this type of informal learning encourages individuals to pursue further educational or career opportunities in computing.
WHAT WILL YOU DO?
You will learn to make games
Attend 5 workshops
Fill out 3 surveys
Conduct 1 face-to-face interview
Childcare is provided
(all the above are to your availability)
WHEN AND WHERE WILL THE WORKSHOPS BE?
Where: Toronto Public Library, Parliament branch
When: Monday OR Wednesday starting January 22 2018
Time: 9:30am – 12:00pm
HOW DO I SIGN UP?
Contact Emily at: [email protected]