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LEGO Engineering Camp (2012)

Louisiana: The State We're In

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Collection:LPB

Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-07-13

Duration: 00:04:34

Subjects: Education | Summer schools | University of Louisiana at Monroe | Engineering

Contributors:

  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Lincoln, Sue Producer
  • Fortenberry, Rex Q. Editor
  • Yates, James Interviewee

Description

This segment from the July 13, 2012, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Sue Lincoln’s visit to the LEGO Engineering Camp, a summer camp for 5-7 year olds and 8-12 year olds at the University of Louisiana at Monroe. Lincoln reports that the camp utilizes the constructivist theory of learning. She interviews James Yates, the LEGO Camp Instructor, who discusses the educational value of the camp. Hosts: Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford