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Can You Teach C# as a First Language for Kids?

It’s concise, practical, and unopinionated. But what about games?

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Regular readers of this publication know that I have a couple of favorite tech topics: the Microsoft developer stack, and teaching coding to kids. And yet, these two subjects rarely meet. When I talk kid coding, I usually focus on JavaScript, because it has a low barrier to…

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Insights into the .NET stack. Thought pieces about the craft of software development. Real advice for teaching kids to code. And a shot of humor.

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Matthew MacDonald

Matthew MacDonald

Teacher, coder, long-ago Microsoft MVP. Author of heavy books. Join Young Coder for a creative take on science and technology. Queries: matthew@prosetech.com

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