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Creating a global coding movement with the micro:bit

Coding is seen by many as the ‘new literacy’, a subject as important as English or Maths. It is a language that children need to learn to speak and think in. In February 2014, it became mandatory for schools in the UK to teach students coding. But there is more work to be done. What about the rest of the world? And how best to teach coding to students who are new to it, wherever they are? Take a look at this video introducing the Micro:bit, which has the potential to revolutionise how we teach coding to young people