[IAEP] [Sugar-devel] idea for Sugar slogan and name
bert at freudenbergs.de
Tue Jan 13 12:41:18 EST 2009
On 13.01.2009, at 17:53, Samuel Klein wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 6:19 AM, Bert Freudenberg <bert at freudenbergs.de
> > wrote:
>> I guess Bryan thinks of it as a play on "Mathland" (in Papert's
>> not the curriculum of the same name). The name of squeakland.org was
>> inspired by the same idea:
>> "What would happen if children who can't do math grew up in Mathland,
>> a place that is to math what France is to French?" --S.P.
> SP means 'what Frenchland is to French', right?
If that was a joke I didn't get it.
> I grew up near Sugarland, and visited it regularly.
> It still makes me think of rotting teeth and nothing wholesome.
>> Also see
> yes... a great project to discuss, actually.
Indeed. Does anybody have contacts to them, to find out in more detail
why it was canceled?
- Bert -
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