Learning and collaboration across generations in a community

@inproceedings{Rosson2003LearningAC,
  title={Learning and collaboration across generations in a community},
  author={Mary Beth Rosson and John Millar Carroll},
  year={2003}
}
We report on the activities and outcomes of two workshops in which middle school students and senior citizens explored, designed, and constructed visual simulations related to community issues. The workshops are part of a larger project, in which we are studying the effects of community-related programming projects and discussion on residents' computer literacy and community involvement. We describe the interactions among participants of varying age, and the simulations that they designed and… CONTINUE READING
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