Every era demands–and rewards–different skills.In different times and different places, we have taught our children to grow vegetables, build a house, forge a sword or blow a delicate glass, bake bread, create a soufflé, write a story or shoot hoops.Now we are teaching them to code
But we also need to teach them what to do with the ability to code. They can create new tools, new ways of presenting and sharing information. They can learn new ways to understand and manipulate data. The world our students are navigating is technology rich, so let’s give them the tools to participate fully.