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[_] Should kids learn C++ or PHP

Dan Course dan at thoughtden.co.uk
Fri Jul 12 12:23:34 BST 2013

So I've been wondering, with the changes to the curriculum pupils will start learning about coding/algorithms… 

However, should they learn a particular language, like Ruby because it's new and online… C++ 'cos it's low level and on a device or… is all that irrelevant, they should learn a language and basic programming skills which will mean they can go to any language they want?

Cheers,

dan course
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