Most kids play computer games, use mobile apps and other kinds of software, and visit websites regularly. But the funny thing is, while most know a lot about using software, very few know how to use code to make their own games and apps. That's especially true in Mississippi, where very few kids have any opportunity to learn about coding at school or at home. We built this site to encourage kids throughout Mississippi to learn how to be creators of technology, not just users of it. Coding is fun, creative and an extremely useful skill to have these days. Tell your friends, family and teachers that kids do code in Mississippi!
November is Innovation Month is Mississippi! And Kids Code Mississippi is hosting a special contest to help show-off all the creative and digital talent of Mississippi youth. WHO CAN PARTICIPATE? This contest is open to all Mississippi classrooms in grades 6 – 8. We ask that this project be worked on in a classroom setting […]
On Saturday, 5/2, Kids Code Mississippi along with partners Maris, West & Baker; C Spire; SchoolStatus and JAWAD (Jackson Area Web and App Developers) held a full-day “hackathon” at Terry High School. The event featured 16 Terry High School students divided into four teams working from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., competing to design and build a […]