Logo: A Computer Language Created for Children (March 2018 J-WEL Week) | MIT J-WEL

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Logo: A Computer Language Created for Children (March 2018 J-WEL Week)

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Cynthia Solomon


Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Dr. Cynthia Solomon takes listeners back to a time when computers were new and very few schools or educators thought about using computers. She describes the creation of the Logo computer language for kids and developing what she calls a "computer culture." She also explains her work with Marvin Minksy and the late Seymour Papert. 

 

Topics: Project-Based Learning Digital Pedagogies Digital Tools and EdTech

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