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pgbovine · 2016-04-10 · Original thread
Yes, this is one path to getting someone hooked on learning CS, which works for a small percentage of students (myself included). However, most learners are motivated by other ideals beyond intrinsic language purity. This academic book highlights dozens of research studies that go deeper into this fascinating topic: http://www.amazon.com/Learner-Centered-Design-Computing-Educ...

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