Using embodied mechanisms to support computing teaching.
Professor Judy Robertson is Chair in Digital Learning at the Moray House School of Education. She has been developing educational technology in collaboration with children and teachers since 1997. She is a Senior Member of the ACM, and a Senior Fellow of the HEA. She is interested in computer science education and serious games for children, particularly game authoring. Her work focuses on how technology can help to solve thorny real world problems. Her current projects include FitQuest (an exergame for use in a school setting), BrainQuest (a problem solving game to enhance executive function, jointly with Stuart Gray) and a smart cushion to encourage people to sit less!
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