Coding in the Classroom

PD Module - This module is in Beta Dec 2017. It is not part of the Statewide Modules course and has not been approved for SCECHs by any Organization at this time. If you have any questions or see anything that is not accurate please contact


Coding is becoming an essential skill in the classroom as it inspires critical thinking, engages students’ problem solving skills and promotes creativity. It is an essential STEM skill and when you combine coding and technology to tell stories and create, it is now STEAM!

Learning to code can be easy for both the teacher and the student with the introduction of several coding programs that have been created to introduce coding to K-12 students. In this module you will be introduced to several free coding platforms as well as teaching strategies, lessons and hardware so that you will be coding by the time you have completed this module.

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