A tweet passed though my stream last night. Eugene Wallingford retweeted someone else’s statement “ Teaching students how to operate software, but not produce software, is like teaching kids to read & not write. (via @ KevlinHenney )” Apparently this caused some conversation among followers. I missed most of it the first time because of how Twitter handles replies but I was able to catch up on it later. One reply that Wallingford repeated several times was “ @ wallingf A computer is not just a tool; it is a medium of expression, and an increasingly important one .” Together there is an set ...read more