Beyond Coding: How Children Learn Human Values through Programming (MIT Press)
Friday, 01 April 2022

This book sets out the case for why children should be taught coding not as a technical skill but as a new literacy—a way to express themselves and engage with the world. Marina Umaschi Bers lays out a pedagogical roadmap for teaching code that encompasses the cultivation of character along with technical knowledge and skills. Presenting code as a universal language, she shows how children discover new ways of thinking, relating, and behaving through creative coding activities.

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Author: Marina Bers
Publisher: MIT Press
Date: March 2022
Pages: 232
ISBN: 978-0262543323
Print:026254332X
Kindle: B097QQZTZ3
Audience: General
Level: Intermediate
Category: General interest

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Python 3 For Machine Learning

Author: Oswald Campesato
Publisher: Mercury Learning
Pages: 364
ISBN: 978-1683924951
Print: 1683924959
Kindle: B084P6L424
Audience: Python developers interested in machine learning
Rating: 4
Reviewer: Mike James
Python is the language most used for AI, so why not learn both in one book?



Python All-in-One, 2nd Ed (For Dummies)

Authors: John Shovic and Alan Simpson
Publisher: For Dummies
Date: April 2021
Pages: 720
ISBN: 978-1119787600
Print: 1119787602
Kindle: B091DGDLK8
Audience: People wanting to learn Python
Rating: 2
Reviewer: Mike James
All-in-one refers to the fact that this is seven books put together - why?


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