SVIA edu-i-day 2022

Organizing the Swiss Highschool Informatics Teacher Association (SVIA) edu-i-day

USI, Lugano, Switzerland
Thu, Sep 29, 2022Fri, Sep 30, 2022


Matthias and Luca are helping to organize the 2022 edu-i-day, a half-day of talks and workshops hosted at USI in Lugano, for the yearly meeting of SVIA/SSIE/SSII (the Swiss Highschool Informatics Teacher Association).

Thursday, 29. September 2022 (edu-i-day)

Afternoon

A0.01 Aula Polivalente, Sector A on the ground floor, USI East Campus

  • 13.30 – 14.15 h Presentation: «Pitfalls in Teaching Programming» Learning to program is difficult. Looking at programming language theory can shed some light on what makes programming hard and what might help to scaffold learning.
  • 14.15 – 14.30 h Break
  • 14.30 – 17.00 h Interactive workshops
    • How to prepare for Formula USI—USI’s selfdriving model car competition
    • Diagram clinic – Debugging and fixing the diagrams I’m using to teach programming
    • Educational escape rooms
    • A visual way to teach problem decomposition
    • Interactively explaining and assessing the understanding of expressions
    • Exploiting common misconceptions for better teaching
    • Computer science in high school education in 2038?
  • 19.00 – 21.00 h Dinner at the Hotel Lido Seegarten Lugano

Freitag, 30. September 2022 (SVIA GA & USI Institutes Visits)

Morning

A0.01 Aula Polivalente, Sector A on the ground floor, USI East Campus

  • 08.30 – 09.00 h Welcome
  • 09.00 – 10.30 h VISITS
  • 10.30 – 10.45 h Break
  • 10.45 – 11.45 h SVIA-SSIE-SSI General Assembly
  • 12.00 – 13.30 h Lunch together at the Mensa

Details and registration: SVIA page for the event

External Link

SVIA/SSIE/SSII