Inspiration

Herb Simon on Learning and Satisficing

This is the first of two blog posts delineating the pedagogical approach of Herb Simon, the man credited with inventing the field of artificial intelligence, for which he won a Turing award in 1975. Simon was a polyglot social scientist, computer scientist and economics professor at Carnegie Mellon University.

By Ann, ago
Engineering

Nostalgia for Overhead Projectors

Bret Victor gave an entertaining talk on the history and/or future of computing at DBX 2013. In addition to the fascinating subject matter, Bret took the charming step of presenting with transparencies and an overhead projector.

By Ori, ago
Company

Hello, World!

Welcome to the Pedago blog! Pedago is an early-stage start-up focused on the intersection of education and technology. We’ve started this blog as a channel to discuss ideas that captivate us in the technology-aided learning space.  And as we move Read more…

By Smartly Team, ago