Education Grand Challenge:
A New Kind of Liberal Education
Making People Want a Computing Education For Its Own Sake
I was not able to present the paper in person at the conference because
it clashed with parallel session on computing research grand challenges
that I had to attend.
Update 4 Mar 2006
I have just discovered that some of the points I was trying to make have
been made more effectively in
Jeannette Wing: 'Computational Thinking', CACM
vol. 49, no. 3, March 2006, pp.
33-35, available online
In July 2006 I wrote a 'thank you' for an honorary degree awarded
by Sussex University, which had a section on this topic:
Further thoughts were added here: