Thomas W. MacFarland, Ed.D., is Associate Professor (Computer Technology) at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He joined the Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences in 1988 and provides consulting services to the university community on research methods and statistical design as well as individual research on institutional concerns and assessment of student learning. Dr. MacFarland's areas of research include institutional research, assessment of student learning outcomes, federal data resources, and K-12 computer science education. Jan Yates, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Educational Media and Computer Science Education at Nova Southeastern University's Abraham S. Fischler College of Education in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Since 2001, she has worked in the areas of curriculum development, program assessment and review, and accreditation.