Roisin Faherty

Roisin Faherty
Technological University Dublin - Tallaght Campus | TU Dublin · Department of Computing

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Conference Paper
This poster describes the early development of a K-12 outreach model, named CSinc, to promote CS in Ireland. It has already been piloted with over 4500 K-12 students in its first year. At the heart of the model is a two-hour camp that incorporates an on-site school delivery. Schools from all over Ireland self-selected to participate, including male...
Conference Paper
This paper initially describes the introduction of a new computer science subject for the Irish leaving certificate course. This is comparable to US high school exit exams (AP computer science principals) or the UK A level computer science. In doing so the authors wish to raise international awareness of the new subject’s structure and content. Sec...
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Usage and user feedback about a state digital library, in which the developers/designers, content providers, different types of libraries and their staffs, and a variety of user groups represent a loose federation of separate organizations with diverse ...

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We are visiting 170 K-12 schools this academic year, running a two hour camp with students (camps can be run 3 times in one day with different cohorts) where we are collecting before and after surveys. This year so far (Sept 2018 - Feb 2019) we have reached 3000 students and collected 1600 surveys, with the aim to get to just under 6000 students by this June.
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