Teaching Machine

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Intelligent Tutoring System - History of ITS - Early Mechanical Systems
... The possibility of intelligent machines have been discussed for centuries ... Blais Pascal created the first calculating machine capable of mathematical functions in the 17th century simply called Pascal's Calculator ... At this time the mathematician and philosopher Leibniz envisioned machines capable of reasoning and applying rules of logic to settle disputes (Buchanan, 2006) ...
B. F. Skinner - Inventions - Teaching Machine
... The teaching machine was a mechanical device whose purpose was to administer a curriculum of programmed instruction ... Skinner advocated the use of teaching machines for a broad range of students (e.g ... Another of the multiple machines he envisioned could teach rhythm A relatively simple device supplies the necessary contingencies ...

Famous quotes containing the words machine and/or teaching:

    The machine has had a pernicious effect upon virtue, pity, and love, and young men used to machines which induce inertia, and fear, are near impotents.
    Edward Dahlberg (1900–1977)

    The basis of world peace is the teaching which runs through almost all the great religions of the world. “Love thy neighbor as thyself.” Christ, some of the other great Jewish teachers, Buddha, all preached it. Their followers forgot it. What is the trouble between capital and labor, what is the trouble in many of our communities, but rather a universal forgetting that this teaching is one of our first obligations.
    Eleanor Roosevelt (1884–1962)