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Why Programming?

Why should children learn programming? This video explains some of the skills that are developed when learning programming.

It is important for children to learn programming, so that they can be active producers rather than just passive consumers of technology. Children can use technology to shape their world and to solve problems that they or their community may face.

Post in the comments below why you think it’s important for children to learn programming skills.

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Teaching Programming in Primary Schools

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