Prisoners in England to be taught code

The government is to fund a scheme that will see "carefully vetted" prisoners taught to code in order to better prepare them for the world of work.

The government is to fund a scheme that will see "carefully vetted" prisoners taught to code in order to better prepare them for the world of work.

The project is part of a £1.2m effort to increase the digital skills of people from disadvantaged groups.

The courses will be led by volunteers and industry experts and prisoners will work on real-world projects with external clients.

They will start with basic coding before moving to a more advanced level.

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source: BBC

2019-03-15 03:14
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