I'm travelling to Melbourne soon to present at VITTA:
1) Alan Kay's educational vision. My notes, slides, some history and annotated references are here. Also, I have compiled some nice quotes from Alan here
2) Etoys squeak workshop. I'll be basing this mainly on making pong in etoys with maybe a kedama demo thrown in, if time.
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