Humans of Code Week – Artur Coelho, Leading Teacher Portugal
By Artur Coelho, Leading Teacher Portugal
What sparked your interest in coding / Code Week?
Feeling the importance of fostering deep understanding of technology in my pupils sparked my interest in coding. The Code Week community fuelled this interest, with a rich engagement, the cross-border sharing of ideas, projects and teaching experiences.
What are the top three reasons why everyone / kids should learn how to code?
Why should kids learn how to code? Creativity, creativity, and creativity. Coding is far more than a way of thinking and a utilitarian tool. It can also be a creative and have a artistic spark. Why not learn to code your own aesthetic and artistic projects?
What advice related to coding that you received inspired you most, and why?