Pearson
Always Learning

Posted by donna.barbieri | about 2 years ago

Recently, we concluded the first ever Pearson Student Coding Contest, and it was a smash hit.

We flew the three finalists to our Pearson College office near Denver, CO where they presented their application to a panel of external judges. Take a couple of minutes to watch this video that highlights our day with the finalists. We were surprised to learn none of them had experience with RESTful APIs prior to the contest.



Here are links to each of the finalists' submissions:

First place: Mike Purvis from the University of Hawaii, Hilo

Module to integrate with Pearson course content with existing Drupal university websites

Second place: Wilson Johnson from the University of Texas at Dallas

Ecosystem - Education, social media, badging, and gamification all in one on your mobile device

Third place: Tracy Oguni from the University of Texas at Arlington

StudyBuddy - Android app to help students manage the common problem of scheduling their assignments and study time

Blog Categories: 
Tags: 
LearningStudio
awards
contests
Rating: 

Average: 5 (1 vote)

Comments

renuka's picture
 chauhan | renukachouhan2015@gmail.com

SCS is focused on providing the most comprehensive, heterogeneous, integrated IT Software solutions to enterprises around the world. Today, none of our competitors come close to matching the breadth and depth of our technology solutions offerings. In Partnership with World Leaders in Technology, We design and Integrate solutions that helps customers cut costs, reduce risk and achieve business objectives. As a group we are 20+ years old company serving 3000+ Customers in Middle East, Africa, and India.
Solutions Consultancy Services
Cloud Fax
AMC Services and technical support
SMS Alert Solutions
Citrix Mobility

dxtjn's picture
 dxymk | amar_khalid91@hotmail.com

If you've been blogging for any length of time you've been here - hunched over your keyboard searching your brain for any idea you can think of for your next blog post. But nothing works. Nothing sounds good.  LifeStyle Blogs

dxtjn's picture
 dxymk | amar_khalid91@hotmail.com

Personally I have found that these days many people are launching there sites on latest celebrity news and gossips. Well, certainly, every one wants to earn something and no doubt that the Hollywood industry is a fabulous place to cash with. Latest Celebrity News

2707 reads
Always Learning
Pearson