Article: Using the Scratch language to teach computer literacy

Karen Brennan, Assistant Professor at Harvard, uses Scratch to teach computer literacy to future educators. Scratch is a free, easy-to-use, online programming platform that allows users at home or in school to create — from scratch, not templates — their own interactive games, stories, music, and animations.

Read the full story: http://www.gse.harvard.edu/news-impact/2014/01/brennan-by-design/