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On the Joys of Programming

Coding is part career, part passion. Here’s what makes it worthwhile.

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The dream of becoming a programmer is alive and well. College computer science courses are struggling to meet the demand. Coding bootcamps, stuffed full of would-be career changers, are surging in popularity. Even grade school educators are teaching coding as a sort of 21ˢᵗ century literacy.




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:

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