Seymour Papert and The Turtle, 1975

Seymour Papert and The Turtle, 1975
Francis E. Wylie/Little, Brown and Company

The Turtle, a computer-controlled robot which draws pictures, is used by Seymour Papert in teaching and exploring the processes of learning. Children become entranced with the problems of using logic to direct the Turtle's movements.

MIT in Perspective: A pictorial history of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Little, Brown and Company, 1975) by Francis E Wylie [p. 200]

Timeline: 1970s
School: School of Architecture and PlanningSchool of Engineering
Department: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Career: EducationEngineering
Object: Photograph
Collection: Africa, Faculty, Integration and Differentiation 1969-1994, STEM Education