Welcome to Your Workshop! Use it to teach teens or adults with no programming experience their first Hour of Python. It's intended as a way for students to build excitement, encourage curiosity, and instill confidence in their ability to learn. Please feel free to customize it, starting with this paragraph of text!

What's Turtle?

Turtle is the brainchild of MIT's Seymour Papert, who thinks of computers as untapped mediums of personal expression. Turtle focuses on showing you visually what the language is doing. Visual introductions to programming have been shown to be the most effective because they help students see what their programs are doing. So that's exactly where we'll start!