Convocast – Episode 17 (Andy)

In this episode, Andy answers John’s’ question about what writing tools he uses in his (personal) work. Andy asks and answers a new question – what is your take on “learning to code”? I am including several links on this topic:

Jeff Atwood – Please Don’t Learn To Code

Jeff Atwood – Learning To Code Is Overrated

Hadi Partovi – Computer Science is Foundational (TED Talk)

Ali Partovi – Learning to Code is Not Just for Coders (TED Talk)

Code.Org – Description/goals of the organization

Hour of Code – Resources to teach basics of coding within an hour

Finally, I include a link to a post about wildfires in Western Oregon (close to my house!)…