Here's a question that came up in comp.lang.smalltalk - it comes up about Smalltalk fairly often, actually:
For me the problem is knowing where to get started, how to move around the environment (the IDE), finding/searching for items of interest (eg. methods, classes), how to start building a small self-contained application, etc.
Can anyone recommend how to get started, or suggest an online reference?
For Cincom Smalltalk, there are two things we've set up to make getting started easier:
The screencasts are flash movies that explain various aspects of the environment; you can view them in an ad-hoc' fashion or in order (which might be useful for complete beginners). Enjoy - and send feedback my way!