Kurt Grandis

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Planning and Tending the Garden: The Future of Early Childhood Python Education
PyCon US 2013
Kurt Grandis
Recorded: March 15, 2013Language: English

Interest and activity in computing education is on the rise. Other language communities and projects have stepped up to promote early childhood programming. What tools are available for teaching Python? How do they compare?

This talk aims to discuss current trends, examine the current education landscape, question our goals as a community, and discuss opportunities for growing young developers.

Militarizing Your Backyard with Python: Computer Vision and the Squirrel Hordes
PyCon US 2012
Kurt Grandis
Recorded: March 10, 2012Language: English

Has your garden been ravaged by the marauding squirrel hordes? Has your bird feeder been pillaged? Tired of shaking your fist at the neighbor children? Learn how to use Python to tap into computer vision libraries and build an automated sentry water cannon capable of soaking intruders.

Swarming the Web: Evolving the Perfect Config File
PyCon US 2011
Kurt Grandis
Recorded: March 11, 2011Language: English