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Ronsivalle, G. B.; Boldi, A.; Gusella, V.; Inama, C.; Carta, S. – Technology, Knowledge and Learning, 2019
Nowadays, children and teenagers use technology products in an increasingly passive way. As simple consumers they cannot benefit from the opportunities of designing technology, which has a learning value. Educational Robotics (ER) programs are particularly effective in delivering contents of difficult disciplines: they can re-establish a balance…
Descriptors: Guidelines, Instructional Design, Robotics, Information Technology
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Catlin, Dave; Blamires, Mike – Technology, Knowledge and Learning, 2019
In 1969, Seymour Papert invented the first educational robot called a Turtle. It was an addition to the computer language Logo, which he'd designed in 1965 specifically¬†for educating¬†children. Papert did not simply invent some technology, he offered a revolutionary way of educating children. He gave teachers practical tools to realise…
Descriptors: Robotics, Special Needs Students, Teaching Methods, Educational Benefits