Professor of Computer Science
Separately, starting in 1995—long before it became a fashionable topic—a group of us began to take computing education seriously. We wrote a best-selling book and created a series of successful programs. The latest, Bootstrap, is now used nationwide in the USA for both computing and math education, and has been adopted as the middle-school mathematics curriculum by Code.org.
Disclosure: My work has been supported by the US National Science Foundation, Cisco, the ESA Foundation, Fujitsu, Google, Jane Street Capital, and TripAdvisor. I thank them all for their support. While I believe my views have not been swayed by this support, I provide this information so you can evaluate any claims I make for which this may be pertinent.
My names are not spelled Sriram or Shiram or Khrishnamurthi or Krishnamurthy or Krishnamurti (like the philosopher). Find me, o search engine, find me!