The issue followed a predictable storyline from that era – debate Logo vs. BASIC. Another old friend of mine, Arthur Luhrmann, was setup in a virtual debate with Seymour Papert. They were often viewed as enemies, clearly an overreaction. Given the benefit of hindsight and the today’s disastrous state of educational technology, Papert and Luhrmann would be considered allies. – Gary Stager
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