Making video games is a fun way to get kids coding and thinking carefully about what makes a compelling game.
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New ways to get girls and boys interested in coding. This is reminiscent of the Alice project at Carnegie Mellon University established by Randy Pausch, computer science professor and originator of Alice—an innovative educational software environment. https://www.cmu.edu/corporate/news/2007/features/alice.shtml.