New Providence has become one of the first Computer Science Immersion Schools in South Carolina. Our students have the opportunity to learn fundamentals of Computer Coding as part of their daily curriculum. Through the 21st century literacy, students will develop critical thinking, creativity, communication, and collaboration skills. Working with coding programs will allow teachers to engage students through block and test-based coding activities to enhance their education experiences through Computer Science. Students will have a unique avenue to apply problem solving, team building, and presentation skills as they collaborate and share their thinking process with peers.
What is Coding and Why is it so Important? These are two excellent articles that help to answer those questions. Coding for Teachers and