Mindstorms: Children, Computers, And Powerful Ideas

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Basic Books, Aug 4, 1993 - Education - 252 pages
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Mindstorms is an insightful observation about children, computers and computer cultures and the role technology plays in learning.
 

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Review: Mindstorms: Children, Computers, And Powerful Ideas

User Review  - Andre Stackhouse - Goodreads

I really liked this book when I started reading it. It speaks to experiences I think we all had in school, and it still paints a picture of a better way. That said, I feel like the author really made ... Read full review

Review: Mindstorms: Children, Computers, And Powerful Ideas

User Review  - Phil Hagelberg - Goodreads

Brilliant in how it examines how children learn, and then takes that knowledge and uses it to construct an environment in which learning becomes natural. Excellent insight as well into the reasons ... Read full review

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About the author (1993)

Seymour Papert is Lego Professor of Mathematics and Education at MIT, where he is also co-founder of the artificial intelligence and media laboratories.

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