Why is coding important?

What is coding?

coding in the classroom

Coding is simply telling a computer what you want it to do, which involves typing in step by-step commands for the computer to follow or dragging blocks of code into a sequence.

Computers are not clever things, however they are very obedient. They will do exactly what you want them to do, so long as you tell them how to do it correctly.

Learning to code has been likened to learning a foreign language, or perhaps more specifically a family of foreign languages. Continue reading “Why is coding important?”