November 8, 2013 AT 5:45 pm

Steve Wozniak on the Raspberry Pi #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

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Check out this excerpt from BBC interview (available in the UK) with Steve Wozniak on the Raspberry Pi. Via RaspberryPi.org.

Spencer Kelly: You mentioned the Raspberry Pi. Are you a fan of getting real nuts-and-bolts engineering into schools as early as possible?

Woz: From a very young age on. You don’t need the high-level math of calculus or the stuff you get at university level. Any young child, even ten years old, can understand enough to learn to program, and the Raspberry Pi – you can hook wires to little motors, you can build devices that do things. What an incredible learning experience. Or sensors – you know, or when I say a certain word it’ll turn on the lights. Those are really fun projects for young people. And they are a growing step in developing the great technologists of the future, that build the devices we all live with.

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