… these coding initiatives haven’t been great at communicating: that “learning to code” and “becoming a programmer” are not the same thing, and that doing the former in a time when software encapsulates nearly everything we do is personally empowering.

There is indeed a distinction.

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    Yes, a huge distinction. And yet, you don’t hear anyone saying, “Why are you learning to cook, you loser? What, do you...
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