Recommendations to Support Computational Thinking in the Elementary Classroom

Recommendations to Support Coding in the Elementary Classroom

Technology and Engineering Teacher

The purpose of this article is to provide recommendations for teachers, drawn from research, on how to select apps and begin practices that support computational thinking. VIEW

Anne Estapa, Amy Hutchison, and Larysa Nadolny

Programing: What should be mandatory?



Literacy Today


Two educators weigh in on one of digital and computer science literacy's hottest topics. VIEW




Sam Patterson and Amy Hutchison

Using coding apps to support literacy instruction and develop coding literacy 



The Reading Teacher

Educators strive to ensure students are prepared for the 21st century. Learn how teachers can use coding apps to blend skill development and content learning to provide rigorous learning opportunities. VIEW

Amy Hutchison, Larysa Nadolny, and Anne Estapa




October 2018 to late-September 2021

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Amy Hutchison
George Mason University

Jeff Offutt Anna Evmenova
George Mason University
Kristie GutierrezJamie Colwell
Old Dominion University