I've been hearing about how important it is for kids to learn code for years and this past summer my oldest started trying out a few online games and really enjoyed it. When we were invited by Microsoft Canada to participate in an Hour of Code event we were very excited to check it out.
To try the Minecraft tutorial for yourself, visit: https://code.org/minecraft
To learn about what Microsoft is doing to support Computer Science Education globally, visit: https://www.microsoft.com/en-ca/sites/philanthropies/our-news/article/hour-of-code-2016.aspx?wt.mc_id=AID565764_QSG_PD_SCL_127660
Watch our adventure
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