Angela Sofia Lombardo

About Angela Sofia Lombardo

Angela Sofia Lombardo

Angela Sofia Lombardo is a Constructivist psychologist related to the Italian Constructivist Society (S.C.I) and project manager of the Educational Area for FabLab Bologna. FabLab Bologna is one of the most prolific FabLabs in Italy, working in prototyping, peer-mentoring, co-designing school maker-space and maker education curricula with schools of every level and also running after-school tech labs in more than 10 schools in the Bologna area. Lombardo is the co-founder and president of ProgrammaBol, a no-profit organization with the aim to spread in Bologna (Italy) the message that everyone can be active and creative with digital technologies. One of the most important actions of ProgrammaBol, is to organize “CoderDojo Bologna”. CoderDojo is a worldwide movement of free, volunteer-led, community-based programming clubs helping kids form 8 to 18 to express their creativity through digital technologies.


Posts by Angela Sofia Lombardo

Papert's 8 BIG IDEAS (Italian translation)

by on February 22, 2017 9:56 am
Le 8 grandi idee del Costruzionismo di Papert estratto dalla tesi di dottorato: “An Investigation of Contructionism at the Maine Youth Center” di Gary Stager , 2007   Imparare facendo Quando imparare fa parte di un’esperienza attiva ed interessante, impariamo meglio. Impariamo ancora meglio quando possiamo usare quello che abbiamo appreso per creare qualcosa che ci… Read more Papert's 8 BIG IDEAS (Italian translation)

Physical Computing Team: The Origins

by on February 11, 2017 4:30 pm
After Sylvia’s private talk with each of us couple of two weeks ago, we (Cassia, Alphonse, Per-Ivar, and Angela) had funnily enough formed a working team, and our first meetup related to Physical Computing took place on Sunday (28th of January 2017).   In our first online meeting we felt very excited to be working… Read more Physical Computing Team: The Origins

Tinkering with Circuits @ CoderDojo Bologna

by on December 19, 2016 11:28 am
CoderDojo Bologna is a group of volunteers helping kids from 8 to 18 to express their creativity through digital technologies.  We organize a free coding club almost twice a month on Saturday for 20-40 kids, according of the capacity of the space that hosts us ( public libraries, makerspaces, co-working, research centers..). Since 2013 we… Read more Tinkering with Circuits @ CoderDojo Bologna

Papert's Predictions

by on November 27, 2016 6:47 pm
The process of changing the system  through technology is a very actual topic, not only in the education field. As Papert says in his speech  “Perestroika and Epistemological Politics” this is a kind of revolution so radical  that we can definitely call it  megachange. It’s not so difficult to imagine how the work and the… Read more Papert's Predictions