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8 Reasons to Start Coding Young

May 01, 2024

In our increasingly digital world, lots of parents want their kids to become computer-literate — and why shouldn’t they? The question is, when should they start learning? According to Harvard, the younger the better. As it turns out, most professional programmers started learning their trade early in life. According to Stack Overflow’s 2020 Developers survey, over 54 percent of professional…

7 Things You Can Do With a Foundation in Code

May 01, 2024

1. Web developer Web developers create and maintain websites. They might work in a wide variety of industries spanning tech, publishing, management consulting, advertising, or be self employed. Back-end web developers create the website’s structure, write code, and verify the code works, while front-end web developers work on the visual part of the website, designing the layout of each page…

3 Tech-Centric Ways to Promote Sustainability

April 22, 2024

We’ve all heard the standard strategies for reducing our carbon footprint — take the bus instead of driving, reduce red meat, shop local, etc. But we often forget about the impact of our tech. The emissions created by our technology may be less obvious to us, but they’re probably more substantial than you think! In 2018, Bitcoin alone used 0.5% of the world’s energy consumption this year, making…

Shaping the Future: 4 Kid Inventors Who Are an Inspiration to Us All

January 17, 2024

To honor Kid Inventors Day on January 17th, we've compiled a list of remarkable young inventors who have demonstrated the impact of having a great idea and the determination to see it through.

Is Coding Math? Exploring the Relationship Between Programming and Mathematics

January 06, 2024

Understanding the Essence of Coding At its core, coding is the process of using a programming language to instruct a computer to perform tasks. It's the language of technology, the script behind every software, app, and digital tool we use. Coding involves logic, problem-solving, and the ability to think algorithmically. But how does this relate to mathematics? The Mathematical Foundations of…