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Written on Sep, 05, 2013 by in , | Leave a comment

Product: TeenCoder™ Java Programming. Company: Homeschool Programming Cost: 75$US for student guide and teacher resources (90$ if you include additional video lessons) My son, Liam, age 10, has been programming using a variety of platforms and languages over the last year. I guess you could say it is a passion, or maybe even an obsession, of his. He is able …

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Written on Feb, 21, 2013 by in | Leave a comment

Liam, my nine year old son, has taken an interest in computer programming. In fact, it’s become more than an interest – it’s an obsession. There’s minecraft, of course, but that’s more an exercise in creativity than real programming. He’s interested in Python and Java Script. He’s been spending hours on the Khan Academy’s Computer Science website learning Python, then …

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We’ve survived our first week alone – give or take a couple days. This week was about learning to just relax in my skin a little. I took a bath in the middle of the day just because I could. Instead of stressing about getting the house all organized, I decided that my goal was to get it a little …

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