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MIT Media Labs’ Mitch Resnick | Everyone Should Code  (via courtenaybird)

Posted at 6:05am.

Young people today have lots of experience… interacting with new technologies, but a lot less so of creating [or] expressing themselves with new technologies. It’s almost as if they can read but not write.
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    lawl @ CSI But yeah, this is a perfectly legitimate complaint. Relatedly, I also worry a bit that sloppily-implemented...
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    My primary concern about the “everyone should code!” thing is the focus on coding as the alpha and omega of software...
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    I’ve been struggling to put this sentiment into words since I saw this a few days ago, so thanks for posting it. There...
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