Why I teached prisoners to code

During the Seattle Interactive Conference (#SIC16) David Almeida inspired the audience with a frank and open discussion about an amazing program his group (Unloop) is spearheading that teaches inmates software coding skills. Unloop has stumbled upon an incredibly valuable yet untapped resource: the knowledge-hungry minds and passionate hearts of the incarcerated. These men and women who lack access to the internet behind prison walls learn to code complex software and robotics by reading j...
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