De-Coding the Future

Decoding the Future: Education Systems Introduce Coding to the Required Curriculum


by Jennifer Craw

Decoding the Future: Education Systems Introduce Coding to the Required Curriculum

As technology becomes more integrated with the workplace and everyday life, many top-performing education systems have introduced a computer coding requirement for all students into their primary and secondary school curriculum. While there is debate as to whether coding alone will be adequate to prepare students for a digital future, and whether it is a skill all students will need, these countries are taking the first step toward educating students for the workforce of the future. For more, read Marc Tucker’s writings on education for a digital future here.