The Children's Machine: Rethinking School In The Age Of The Computer by Seymour PapertThe Children's Machine: Rethinking School In The Age Of The Computer by Seymour Papert

The Children's Machine: Rethinking School In The Age Of The Computer

bySeymour Papert

Paperback | April 29, 1994

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In his classsic book, Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and powerful Ideas, Seymour Papert set out a vision of how computers could change school. In The Children's Machine he now looks back over a decade during which American schools acquired more than three million computers and assesses progress and resistance to progress.
Seymour Papert holds the Lego Chair for Learning Research at MIT. He is the author of Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and Powerful Ideas.
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Title:The Children's Machine: Rethinking School In The Age Of The ComputerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.59 inPublished:April 29, 1994Publisher:Basic Books

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ISBN - 10:0465010636

ISBN - 13:9780465010639

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In a follow-up to Mindstorms (selling over 135,000 copies in paperback), the pioneering scientist who created the programming language Logo used in hundreds of schools nationwide now discusses why the computer revolution has failed to revolutionize eduction. "Bold and adventurous".--New York Times