Help in Action in close collaboration with Google has sent to the program GENIUSES with the aim of teaching programming more than 5000 students of third party to sixth of primary, in more than 30 centers of several communities independent (Aragon, Asturias, the Balearics, Valencia, Galicia, Basque Country, Catalonia and Madrid.
The students among 8 and 12 years will learn basic slight knowledge of programming to provide to the children the tools of the future, today.
The main objective of the program is to help the children to integrate themselves in digital surroundings, making more accessible the knowledge of the new technologies, to diminish the technological breach between sorts and to de futuro generate opportunities to the students for its formation and development.
Help in Action defends that through the programming the learning improves, are developed digital abilities and the technological development of the children is fomented.
According to Nicklas Lundblad, European Director of Policies and Subjects Public of Google, the knowledge of the programming languages would have not only to be a subject but form to you of the education to learn to program is to program to learn affecting which the programming is a language to transform the world.