Kids and parents turn to coding to boost college, career prospects

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Jared Flores loved the two weeks he spent this summer at a computer coding school where he programmed a hand-crafted robot that could steer itself through a maze.

Aside from the knowledge he gained, the 14-year-old Fullerton boy figures he came away with something just as important.

"I know if I continue down this path, I can get into any college that I want," said Jared, who enters high school next month.

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