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Coding Week – Frozen it is!

So Coding Week at school was a big success! I couldn’t believe how many of the girls seemed to genuinely enjoy the basic concepts of programming. The Week of Code is a global event held in December with the aim of getting more people, young people especially, coding – even just for an hour. The […]

Ideas for introducing programming to your kids if you’re technically challenged.

So how might you go about introducing your kids to the joys of computer programming if you’ve never really experienced programming yourself and just looking at a few lines like: <?php for ($i = 1; $i <= 10; $i++) { echo $i; } ?> has you  breaking out in a cold sweat. Please don’t feel bad! That bunch of lines is pretty head wrecking […]