CODING FOR KIDS @ Don Campbell Elementary School (Wednesday 6-8 PM and Saturday (1-3 PM)

Coding (also called programming or developing) is telling a computer, app, phone or website what you want it to do. Some educators and experts are calling it the ‘new literacy’—a subject so important that every child needs to know the basics to excel in our rapidly changing world.

Your children can learn the foundations of coding and computer commands before they can even write and spell words. Older kids can learn to code through classes, mentors and online tutorials (see below for learn-to-code resources for all ages).

Learning to code prepares kids for the world we live in today. There are tons of jobs and occupations that use code directly, like web designers, software developers and robotics engineers, and even more where knowing how to code is a huge asset—jobs in manufacturing, nanotechnology or information sciences. However, for most kid-coding advocates, reasons for learning to code run much deeper than career prep.

Class Location: Don Campbell Elementary School - 99 Irving Crescent, Red Deer, AB T4R 3S3

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99 Irving Crescent, Red Deer, AB T4R 3S3
99 Irving Crescent, Red Deer, AB
Red Deer, AB T4R 3S3