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Coding for Kids!

Monday, February 22, 2021 3:36:00 PM

With the advancements in technology over the years, kids learning how to code is growing rapidly in popularity around the world, as many view computing as a new literacy in tomorrow’s job market. Computers have shaped every major industry, including such varied ones as agriculture, health care, and transportation. This transformation has created a growing demand for computer programmers who can write the code needed to advance these industries. Additionally, the ability to code has also become an important skill because people increasingly rely on computers to help with many aspects of life. Our smartphones, televisions, thermostats, modern cars, and many other common devices depend on code to run properly.

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