About Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information from Alfred Thompson

Computer Science Teacher
Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information from Alfred Thompson

About Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information from Alfred Thompson

This blog is dedicated to providing information for high school computer science teachers but it will also have things of interest to teachers at other grade levels. I like to think of myself as the "Microsoft Education Blogger."

Alfred Thompson is the K-12 Computer Science Academic Relations Manager for Microsoft where he has worked for the last seven years. Prior to Microsoft, Alfred was a high school computer science teacher and school-wide technology coordinator. He has also taught grades K-8 as a computer specialist. Before teaching, Alfred was a software developer for 18 years. As a developer he worked on developing everything from accounting applications to operating systems. He has written several textbooks and project books for teaching Visual Basic and C# in high school and middle school. In his current role he is a frequent speaker at conferences and advisor on computer science curriculum. You can also follow Alfred on Twitter at @alfredtwo Additional profile information at Google+

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