CODING-master675-v4

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/11/us/reading-writing-arithmetic-and-lately-coding.html?hpw&rref=technology

The author examines the trend in schools to allow children to play with coding as part of an elementary curriculum. As we look for ways to have a set of technical skills embedded in school curriculum, there are some other applications as well. Programming is a precursor to plane geometry and higher order thinking. What are we waiting for?

 

About Kathleen McNamara Head's Up!

an educator in Independent Schools for over 28 years
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