[racket] an interesting article on IDE's for education

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Fri Sep 28 19:26:27 EDT 2012

On Sep 27, 2012, at 4:28 PM, Antonio Leitao wrote:

> Some time ago I did a very simple prototype exploring
> some of Bret Victor's ideas in a DrRacket-based IDE
> for Generative Design. It still needs a lot of work (particularly,
> in the performance area) but you can get an idea of what it
> looks like in the following video.
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EvAXWJbAQco
> The video doesn't include sound because, in the first attempts,
> all I could hear was the laptop fans. Anyway, the idea is that
> you click on the code and it shows the shapes that were created
> by that part of the program, and you click on the shapes and it
> shows how they were produced.

Very nice. Keep working on it -- Matthias

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