A coding resource


Apple CEO Tim Cook says coding should be taught as early as elementary school: ‘It’s the most important language you can learn’

Why elementary and high school students should learn computer programming

I included this in last week’s This Week in Ontario Edublogs post but felt I needed to make it stand alone as so many people look for resources and inspiration. There are resources, good and bad, all over the internet. They might apply in other classrooms but not yours.

It’s from TVOntario –


So many educators throughout the province are cutting their teeth with “Coding” in the Classroom this year. Some may have never thought it would ever happen but it has.

This resource, on the TVO Outreach site with resources for people looking for a nice, Ontario way to get started. They address our curriculum and talk about strategies that should be part of everyone’s teaching toolkit already.

All you need to do is pick a place to start.

CODING IN K-12 EDUCATION

PRIMARY (GRADES 1-3)

JUNIOR (GRADES 4-6)

INTERMEDIATE (GRADES 7-8, 9)


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