Students tend to avoid subjects where they’re not likely to succeed. When you think about it, the reasoning is pretty obvious: failure is difficult and damaging to the ego. That’s why I believe that every student should be exposed to computational thinking early and often.
It’s that most wonderful time of the year
Recently, I was chatting with a friend of mine about how much trouble my son is having with his first year in middle school. I shook my head as I described his grounding from “screen time” and wondered how to make him realize that he
Contributed by Spike C. Cook and Alicia Mackall
During the week of December 8-14, 2014, schools across the globe will be participating in the Hour of Code as a way to draw awareness to the importance of coding. Hour of Code began as a way