Speaker Keith Packard
Time 2020-01-15 10:45
Conference LCA2020
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Lego Robotics Class

Apple IIe running until 2015.

Logo language.

C++ complicated language, lots of typing required, hard to teach to high school students.

It is indented, why does it need curly braces?

Interpreted languages not fast enough.

A lot of time required just to introduce topics such as IDE to get started.

Teaching students skills that would be useful outside education environment.