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Five Brilliant Tools to Get Your Students Coding

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Today more so than ever, the world is reliant on programming and it certainly seems that there is simply no longer an excuse not to know your Java from your SQL.

While members of our generation might have missed the code boat (so to say) as teachers with direct access to the young minds of the future, the responsibility has befallen you to ensure that the next generation is code-ready.

Beyond IT classes in primary and secondary schools the art of programming can be used to inspire your science, engineering and even art and craft classrooms. To get you started, here are five brilliant online tools that you can use to get your students coding and pick up a skill that will ultimately define tomorrow’s workforce:

  2. CodeCombat
  3. Khan Academy
  4. Code School
  5. Code Avengers

Let us know how your students get along – we’d love to hear from you!