Hi Linda,

I offer a hopefully clarifying question: usability of (classroom) hardware
kits for what?  What you and I may assume the kits are to be used for (and
valued for) may not correspond to the values of formal (classroom)
education...

Best,
Huw
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On Tue, Aug 8, 2017 at 5:02 AM, Linda McIver <linda.mci...@gmail.com> wrote:

>
> Dear PPIGers,
>
> Quick CS Ed Research question for you lovely people: I have an honours
> student looking at the usability of classroom hardware kits for teaching
> K-12 kids - things like lego mindstorms, arduinos, etc - and he's trying to
> find some relevant research for his lit review.
>
> He has, of course, found stuff going "hey! we created a thing! and it's
> cool!" but interviews with teachers, actual studies of use... we can find
> very little. Do you know of anything we might have missed, or sensible
> places to look? Surely there's *something*?
>
> Thanks in advance!
>
> Linda
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