Programming Related Contests
One of the many ways we can have some fun with the class is to be part of programming contests. I will be listing the ones we are participating in as a class as well as the ones that are optional but actively encouraged. If you progress in the optional contests you will be rewarded!
Science Fair (March)
IT Challenge SLC (April)
- High School Forensics - Basic Security contest. Starts September 18.
- Capture the Flag - Capture the Flag - Starts September 19.
PicoCTF - (Oct 27 - Nov 7) Capture the FLag contest from Carnegie Mellon, sponsored by NSA last time. Look at the Toaster Wars for last years contest and a prep for this year
Stanford online courses - not really a contest but potentially neato!