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|Title:||Re-grow Your City: A NetLogo Curriculum Unit on Regional Development|
|Publisher:||Boulder, CO: International Society of the Learning Sciences|
|Citation:||Hjorth, A. & Wilensky, U. (2014). Re-grow Your City: A NetLogo Curriculum Unit on Regional Development. In Joseph L. Polman, Eleni A. Kyza, D. Kevin O'Neill, Iris Tabak, William R. Penuel, A. Susan Jurow, Kevin O'Connor, Tiffany Lee, and Laura D'Amico (Eds.). Learning and Becoming in Practice: The International Conference of the Learning Sciences (ICLS) 2014. Volume 3. Colorado, CO: International Society of the Learning Sciences, pp. 1553-1554.|
|Abstract:||This poster presents the design of an agent-based modeling activity for teaching regional development and social policy at the undergraduate level. Taking a Constructionist view of learning and design, it allows students to learn about the relationship between the emergence of particular socio-economic neighborhoods and the infrastructural design of cities, by `re-growing' their own city.|
|Appears in Collections:||ICLS2014|
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