Hartismere School

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Tomorrow's World: Nellie the School Computer 15 February 1969 - BBC


From the BBC Archive 'Tomorrow's World' collection: http://www.bbc.co.uk/archive/tomorrowsworld/index.shtml Meet Nellie, a computer set to revolutionise the classroom. While many pupils might wish they could hand their schoolwork over to a computer, the boys of Forest Grammar School have turned a computer into schoolwork. Dubbed Nellie, the machine can be programmed to solve mathematical equations or even play music. Lessons also include computer maintenance something of a necessity, considering the likelihood of Nellie crashing...