WCVB Channel 5 Science & Technology Special: Seymour Papert, ca. 1968-69

Mathematics and computer-science professor Seymour Papert shows how fourth graders can use a computer to learn by giving it mathematical commands in order to control an HP display. Courtesy MIT Museum

Timeline: 1960s
School: School of EngineeringSchool of Science
Department: Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceMathematicsMechanical Engineering
Career: EducationTechnology
Object: Video
Collection: Critical Mass 1955-1968, Faculty, Integration and Differentiation 1969-1994, STEM Education