Issie Lapowsky writes: “The UK is the first G8 country to include computer science education in its national curriculum … Part of the problem is that, before students learn how to code, their teachers must learn too. Pulling all that off is a massive endeavor. That’s why many UK schools are turning to Codecademy … Codecademy offers free coding classes over the internet in a variety of programming languages, and more than a 1,000 British schools are now leaning on its service as they prepare for the arrival of new curriculum.”

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