Draw spokes on a wheel

Jerry Muelver jerry at hytext.com
Tue Mar 21 08:24:22 EST 2006

Jim Lyons wrote:
> Mark,
> I used Revolution a couple of years ago to teach middle school kids 
> interested in programming. Then I discovered NetLogo, an agent-based 
> modelling system that traces its roots back to the original Logo. It 
> is perfect for beginners, and has the advantage of immediate feedback 
> and incremental development, just like HyperCard and Rev. It's free 
> and being actively developed by the Center for Connected Learning at 
> Northwestern University,
> http://ccl.northwestern.edu/netlogo/
> I think Rev might benefit from the addition of TG-type controls, but 
> it seems like a long shot to me. I have built a tool in Rev to work 
> with NetLogo files if anyone does take an interest. (It needs to be 
> updated -- I can't keep up with them!)
Thanks for the link, Jim. I was in the process of putting together a 
list of features and functions for an introductory scripting language to 
be implemented in Revolution, and NetLogo will definitely help clarify 
my thinking.

---- Jerry Muelver

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