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CS Ed Week Talk: Plato and the Classical Age of Computer Assisted Instruction

Monday, December 6, 2021

3:00 PM-4:00 PM

A talk by Brian Stuart, PhD, CCI Associate Teaching Professor of Computer Science

Developed at the University of Illinois during the 1960s and '70s, the PLATO system was a major research project in Computer Aided Instruction. In this talk, Dr. Stuart will discuss a number of the innovations created as part of the project as well as its lasting influence on today's connected world.

Drexel's College of Computing & Informatics (CCI) is proud to present this special lecture in celebration of Computer Science Education Week (Dec. 6 to 10). CS Education Week is an annual call to action to inspire K-12 students to learn computer science, advocate for equity, and celebrate the contributions of students, teachers, and partners to the field.

This free, virtual event is open to all.

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