"Conrad Wolfram says the part of math we teach -- calculation by hand -- isn't just tedious, it's mostly irrelevant to real mathematics and the real world. He presents his radical idea: teaching kids math through computer programming. "
The Logo Workshop is designed to teach kids the basics of computer programming through a series of hands-on activities using a language called Logo.
An ambitious, but useful starting point.
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