How I Taught Myself to Code: Cures for the Common Code

In Part One of our series, I told you about how I came to teach myself programming. In Part Two I detailed exactly how I did it. In this final installment of our 3-part series on teaching yourself to code, Iโ€™d like to share some lessons that Iโ€™ve learned on my programming journey. Hopefully they can help you learn just a little faster than I did!

#KidsCanCode Chat: Debugging the Gender Gap

In this week’s edition of #KidsCanCode we teamed up with @CODEfilm to discuss the ways we can debug the gender gap and help girls overcome the cultural barriers they face in CS and STEM fields. We also chatted about the likelihood of a future Disney Princess Coding Movie. ๐Ÿ™‚

How I Taught Myself to Code: Avoiding the Cliff

In the first part of this series I told you about my introduction into the world of programming. Now, I will give you a step-by-step account of exactly what I did to learn, and teach you how to avoid the programming cliff!

#KidsCanCode Chat: Debugging My Coding Lesson Plan

What did we talk about in this week’s #KidsCanCode chat? Well, we discussed our greatest success/failures from last year’s coding lesson plans , outlined what we learned, and set goals for the changes we plan on making going into the new school year! ๐Ÿ™‚

How I Taught Myself to Code: Hello World!

There are so many resources out there for โ€œlearning to codeโ€ these days that it can be next to impossible to know where to start. In this 3-part series, I will share with you my journey from learning to code at 6 to founding Kodable. Hopefully this will inspire your own programming journey!

Why Should We Teach Programming?

Are you on the fence on whether or not you should introduce programming next school year? The easy answer is that you ABSOLUTELY should! But, for those who are not as easily convinced, we have put together a list of the top 10 reasons why we believe coding should be taught to every child. ๐Ÿ™‚