For Stroke Victims, Jintronix Software …

For Stroke Victims, Jintronix Software Turns Rehab Into a Game
Bloomberg Businessweek. May 08, 2014
http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-05-08/for-stroke-victims-jintronix-software-turns-rehab-into-a-game
http://www.jintronix.com

the department of physical and rehabilitation medicine at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
Bunnell’s hospital is among the first in the U.S. to test Jintronix, a subscription-based set of PC games and exercises designed to stimulate recovery using Microsoft’s (MSFT) Kinect, a motion-sensing camera created for use with the company’s Xbox game consoles. The Kinect’s motion tracker allows players to interact with what they see on the screen.

Kodu

Kodu
http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/projects/kodu

browse Kodu games:
http://worlds.kodugamelab.com/browse

Kodu is a new visual programming language made specifically for creating games.
It is designed to be accessible for children and enjoyable for anyone. The programming environment runs on the Xbox, allowing rapid design iteration using only a game controller for input.

Be a Kodu School
http://blogs.msdn.com/b/teachers/archive/2015/03/17/become-a-kodu-school.aspx

Easy Coding for kids with Microsoft Kodu’s
Feb 2015
http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/easy-coding-kids-microsofts-kodu

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Teach your kids to code with Kodu
March 19, 2015
by Stuart Ball
http://www.microsoft.com/uk/education/blogs/teachers/when-kodu-met-pc-pro-magazine.aspx

Microsoft in Education
http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/publicsector/education

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/teachers

Next Gen Report
Livingstone and Hope 2011

Computing at School CAS
Microsoft’s QuickStart Computing programme

the Raspberry Pi Foundation

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Making The Most Of MOOCs: The Ins And Outs Of E-Learning

Making The Most Of MOOCs: The Ins And Outs Of E-Learning
April 23, 2013
http://www.npr.org/2013/04/23/178623872/making-the-most-of-moocs-the-ins-and-outs-of-e-learning

Two Cheers for Web U!
April 20, 2013
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/21/opinion/sunday/grading-the-mooc-university.html

The Year of the MOOC
November 2, 2012
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/04/education/edlife/massive-open-online-courses-are-multiplying-at-a-rapid-pace.html