Students Attend Coding Class At The First Code Academy
Students type on Apple Inc. laptop computers during a coding class at the First Code Academy in Hong Kong, China, on Friday, Nov. 13, 2015. About 2,500 students have taken courses at the First Code Academy. Photographer: Xaume Olleros/Bloomberg via Getty Images Bloomberg—Bloomberg via Getty Images

We're Teaching Kids to Code the Wrong Way

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