How Scratch and Minecraft Developers Hope to Keep Kids Coding For Life – EdSurge News

Coding curricula is sweeping into classrooms across the country, thanks to programs such as Code.org. According to the Education Commission of States, about 20 states now require that districts allow students to apply specified computer science courses toward completion of mathematics, science or, as a foreign language.

Source: www.edsurge.com

Back in the last century I taught LOGO and BASIC. Learning how to code — is it an essential literacy?

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