Did you know that SAP makes a visual programming language for Computing Education?
Snap! Build Your Own Blocks is the programming language kids in Silicon Valley learn in high school and college students at UC Berkeley use to explore the Beauty and Joy of Computing.
These sessions are now available for replay in SAP Developers channel.
Designing a Programming Language for All Children
In that presentation Jens explained design principles, architecture and pedagogical mission of Snap!
When Jens demoed AR just using a few blocks…
… a user KinestheticLearning wrote in the live chat:
Wow, you have moved the heart, ours as well. Thank you for creating Snap!, Jens!
Programming Beauty and Joy
In that session Jens was joined by Jadga, and they explored classical algorithmic art through recording and remixing…
…using just squares ⬜
There were many enthusiastic responses after sessions.
For everyone else, who missed any or both of these sessions, here are recordings:
Please let us know what you think!