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Functional environments for microcomputers in education

@inproceedings{Newman1987FunctionalEF,
  title={Functional environments for microcomputers in education},
  author={Denis Newman},
  year={1987}
}
A research program was undertaken to study the functional learning environment (FLE) in which computers operate, i.e., those environments in which learning activities have a function or purpose from the child's viewpoint. Results of three projects illustrate the importance of teachers in creating and interpreting children's learning environments. The first project was designed to determine whether experience with LOGO programing would enhance third and sixth grade children's planning skills; no… Expand
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