Raptor : a Visual Programming Environment for Teaching Object-oriented Programming

@inproceedings{Carlisle2009RaptorA,
  title={Raptor : a Visual Programming Environment for Teaching Object-oriented Programming},
  author={Martin C. Carlisle},
  year={2009}
}
Learning object-oriented programming usually involves learning a programming language with a large amount of complexity. Students very often spend more time dealing with syntactical complexity than learning the underlying principles of object-orientation or solving the problem. Additionally, the textual nature of most programming environments works against the learning style of the majority of students. RAPTOR is an iconic programming environment, designed specifically to help students… CONTINUE READING