Parents, See What Your Kids Are Learning

We’ve been overwhelmed with positive feedback since launching Kodable for Parents in November. Our team has been hard at work making lots of exciting updates …

Introducing Elementary Computer Science Standards!

When coding was first introduced a few years ago, a self-driven, easy to use game was necessary. It needed to be introduced in a quick …

Experimentation: Step 2 to Implementing Computer Science in Elementary

This is part 2 of a 4 part series where we will cover each stage of implementing computer science in elementary school based on thousands …

#KidsCanCode Chat 4/26/16 Encouraging Metacognition in Computer Science

Tonight we chatted about how metacognition and computer science go hand in hand. Teachers shared tips, resources, best practices and ways they’re seeing a difference …

Metacognition and Computer Science

We’ve all been there. I was standing in front of my 30 fourth graders, modeling a multi-step equation involving fractions and decimals. Talking through the …

Testing + Coding: How do they fit? #KidsCanCode Chat 4/12/16

Spring has sprung and #KidsCanCode is back for some more great conversations about computer science.  This week we discussed how programming education can fit in …

Measuring Coding Progress: 5 Ways to Check for Understanding

Teachers are constantly required to gauge student learning and report on student progress. To do this, we confer with students, do whole group checks throughout lessons, …