Posts Tagged ‘programming’

Why Kids Should Start Programming

Friday, July 10th, 2015

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There is an increasing realization that knowing how to program is essential, especially for the younger generation. A couple of weeks ago we talked about how kids can start to begin programming and what programming language to choose for their first adventure in the IT world. Today we’d like to talk about why coding is a necessary skill for kids to learn as they grow. First let’s understand why kids should start programming and why this could be so important to their future.

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Free Online IT Courses [July 2015]

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

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Most of us have one or two areas of knowledge that we want to know better with every dayexpand – things related to our jobs and maybe a hobby or two. But while it’s important to develop a deep understanding of our specialization, it is just as important to develop a broad understanding of other tech areas and the world in general. That’s why at the beginning of each month we prepare a list of free online courses in computer science, engineering, programming, and mathematics. Hope one of these could be really useful for to you and your colleagues.

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How Kids Can Start Programming

Friday, June 19th, 2015

Kids Coding

A couple of days ago we talked about Ukrainian schoolchildren who would like to study programming. Many parents have the same desire for their children but they don’t know how to get started or how to help their kids to learn computer programming at a young age. There are lots of fun things you can try as early as five or six years old. We’ve collected some ideas for parents who are looking to choose the right programming path for their kids.

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Ukrainian Schoolchildren Want to Study Programming

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

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It is summer time. Most students are passing their last exams or have already finished the school year. The next thing waiting for them is the summer holidays which will last for more than two months. Many parents are asking themselves the questions of what would be a great idea for their kids to do this summer and what would bring them both pleasure and benefits at the same time? Ukrainian kids have the answer. It’s programming. 80% of Ukrainian schoolchildren would strongly like to study programming or are already to start studying it according to a survey of the association “IT Ukraine”.

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Programming Languages That Were Created by Women

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

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Software development has always been known to be a male-dominated world. But according to the world’s tech trends, this situation is changing every year, especially in the Ukrainian IT industry. Taking in mind these facts, some women have designed and developed programming languages that have had a significant impact on software development. Read the stories behind the programming languages that were created by women.

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