# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Programming Teaching Resources

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Teaching Resources

Online Resources

*Adventures in Alice Programming
Lesson plans from the Alice Workshop 2008
www.cs.duke.edu/csed/alice/aliceInSchools/workshop08/lessonPlans.php

*Adventures in Alice Programming
Tutorials for Grades 5-12
www.cs.duke.edu/csed/alice/aliceInSchools/workshop08/tutorials.php

Alice
Educational software that teaches students computer programming in a 3-D environment
http://www.alice.org/index.php

Gamasutra
The art and business of making games
www.gamasutra.com

Game Developer Magazine Vault
Game Developer, an in-depth monthly magazine for exposing ‘the art and business of video games,’ was published by UBM Tech (which also runs Game Developers Conference and Gamasutra.com) from 1994 to 2013. Following the magazine’s closure in July 2013, this archive was made available for free. See also the Game Developer section on Gamasutra for some of the best reprinted articles from these issues.
http://www.gdcvault.com/gdmag

Programmer Amit Patel’s blog and Web site
Stanford University Ph.D. chronicles a career that includes computer game design.
www-cs-students.stanford.edu/~amitp

Repository for Alice Materials*
Newer Alice Workshop materials
http://www.cs.duke.edu/csed/alice09/

About.com, Job Searching
Sample job applications and forms
http://jobsearch.about.com/od/jobappsamples/a/sampleapp.htm

Texts
Adams, E. (2003). Break into the Computer Game Industry: How to get a job making video games. Emeryville, Calif: McGraw-Hill/Osborne. ISBN: 0072226609

W3C
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)
http://www.w3.org/

YoYo Games
Free downloads and resources
www.yoyogames.com/make

*Alice lesson plans and tutorials used with permission of Susan Rogers, Ph.D., professor of computer science, Duke University, Durham, N.C.