Silicon Valley Code Camp : October 3rd and 4th, 2009

Edward Cherlin

About Edward
Generalist BA Yale Math and Philosophy Peace Corps, South Korea Shasta Abbey Seminary High-tech market analyst Free software development manager Writer, editor, educator Volunteer, OLPC, Sugarlabs Founder, Earth Treasury End Poverty at a Profit
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Speaking Sessions

  • Learning Python in Grade School

    11:00 AM Saturday   Room: 4220
    Demonstrate elementary school lesson plans in math, programming, and Computer Science using the Python-programmable tile in Turtle Art in Sugar for the OLPC XO. Turtle Art can demonstrate plane geometry, analytic geometry, and a fair amount of Computer Science, such as a Universal Turing Machine. Children can explore much further while practicing Python skills by adding functions to the programmable tile.