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Children learn coding as UK eyes digital future

Curriculum was overhauled after industry figures warned that children were not learning the skills they needed


"MISS! We made it breathe out fire!" exclaimed 10-year-old Joe, pointing at the laptop on his desk, where he has programmed his animated dragon to belch flames into the face of the Greek hero Heracles.

Gasps of excitement ripple across the classroom, as the children at...

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