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Everyone can program

Everyone can program. Maybe not right at this instant. But everyone has the ability to learn to program. It’s really true. Some people disagree – mostly people who believe that they can’t program, it’s too hard. But everyone really can program. Bear … Continue reading

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Demystifying the Dig Tech Curriculum – Part 3

It has taken me rather a while to get around to the final part of my Demystifying the Digital Technologies Curriculum posts, but yesterday I received an email from someone who is actually using the posts in her work, eagerly … Continue reading

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Introducing my Code Breakers

Teachers! Want to learn about the Digital Technologies Curriculum? Need someone to teach you all about code? Code Breaker Education is ready to teach you, and support you along the way. I have been worried for a long time about how … Continue reading

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The anti-social coder myth – BUSTED

Several months ago when my friend and colleague, Victor Rajewski, suggested we organise a school hackathon, I was ambivalent. I thought it was a good idea, and I was happy for him to organise it, but I didn’t see it … Continue reading

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Do we really want to teach everyone to code?

There’s been a lot of noise in the media about learning to code lately. Bill Shorten says all kids should do it. Tony Abbott says it’s a joke, despite it being part of his own party’s education policy. And more … Continue reading

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