Michael Taggart explains why learning Python is the best path for students after the usual learn-to-code activities.
In this week's Top 5, we highlight the best from the past week on topics like command-line email clients, Turtle graphics, a new My Linux Story, switching to HTTPS, and Imposter Syndrome.
The Python Turtle graphics provide easy and fun ways to teach kids programming basics.
Teacher Horst Jens tests and reviews to learn-to-code sites: CodeCombat and Codewars.
Just as chemistry students learn not only chemistry but lab procedures and equipment, so too must meteorology students learn about the tools of their trade.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation's Ben Nuttall shares why the Python programming language is such a popular choice for kids, educators, and Raspberry Pi aficionados alike.
A little bit of coding knowledge can let anyone write small scripts to do these tasks and save them hours (or weeks or months) of effort.
Whether you are a software developer or you have no programming background, these six practical tips will help you teach kids how to program.
Patience and empathy are the basis of good documentation, much as they are the basis for being a decent person. Here's a how-to for creating better open source project docs, which can help your users and grow your community.
Python is an ideal language for beginners because of its simple syntax.