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“… I think understanding procedures and processes is important. But there’s a fantastic way to do that in the modern world. It’s called programming.”
— Conrad Wolfram
From rockets to stock markets, many of humanity’s most thrilling creations are powered by math. So why do kids lose interest in it? Conrad Wolfram says the part of math we teach — calculation by hand — isn’t just tedious, it’s mostly irrelevant to real mathematics and the real world. He presents his radical idea: teaching kids math through computer programming.