Designed for children 9 and up, the introductory programming course will provide instruction in Python. Python is a general purpose programming language and is currently one of the most popular in the world. It is a modern object oriented language and as such has syntactic similarities to other modern programming languages like Java. This greatly simplifies the process of learning new languages.
Python was designed to be easy to learn and has the added benefit of an integrated interactive shell which facilitates the exploration of code. With Python you spend more time coding and less time debugging.