Seymour Papert has died and leaves a lasting legacy — Computing Education Blog

We have now lost both Seymour and Marvin Minsky this year. I met Seymour a few times, and heard him speak at several Logo conferences and at Alan Kay’s Apple Hill camps (and even contra danced next to him once!). Probably the most frightening meeting was when, as a PhD student, I sat next to Seymour at […]

via Seymour Papert has died and leaves a lasting legacy — Computing Education Blog

Sad indeed the giants who shoulders so many have stood on, they are gone. Long live the giants of developmental psychology and computing.

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