Linda Liukas and the whimsical world of programming
The author of the children's book Hello Ruby lets teachers in on the magical world of coding
Campus Stockholm was hosted in Göta Lejon on the 21st of October, 2015 and Linda Liukas was one of the keynote speakers.
Linda Liukas is a Finnish computer programmer, Co-Founder of Rails Girls and a programming instructor. She is also the author of the children's coding book Hello Ruby. Hello Ruby raised over $380,000 on Kickstarter through a crowdfunding campaign in 2014, making it the platform's mostly highly funded children's book.
At the moment Linda is working on a Hello Ruby summer school where children aged from 6 to 9 years learn about technology, programming and computational thinking through play.
Watch Linda's Campus talk on teaching kids about coding: