The Canadian Press

2016-01-18 | Tech Summit

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The B-C government will roll out a new curriculum this September that will introduce grade-school students to computer coding. Premier Christy Clark told a massive technology conference in Vancouver that she knows there aren't enough workers in the province with digital skills. She says the new program will teach kids the basics. (Clark says the province will also help companies that need workers now to bring in talent from overseas using government immigration programs.)

Date: 2016-01-18
Placeline: VANCOUVER.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it is my goal to make sure that it doesn't just become an opportunity for every child to take part in that we ultimately make it mandatory for every child from kindergarten to grade 12 to learn what coating is and how it works >>