Computer Coding - the Language of the Future

 


Our Pre-primary to Year 6 students are being given the opportunity to learn computer coding by trained teachers in the hour long sessions in our fully-equipped computer labs.

 



In order to understand why children should be taught to code, this article, which appeared in the June 7 edition of The Age newspaper, may provide some of the answers. 

Coding education in schools: crucial as English and Maths - or is it?

Computer coding is being touted as a "foundation skill" of the future that this generation of children will need to get jobs.

Read more: The Age
Another article, this time from the Guardian in the UK - Why Every Child Should Learn to Code.


 

WA Primary Principals' Association Presentation

Crown Perth Conference Centre

June 16 2016