1. Creative computing is …. CREATIVITY
Creative computing supports the development of personal connections to computing, by drawing upon creativity, imagination, and interests.
2. Creative computing is …. EMPOWERMENT
Creative computing emphasises the knowledge, practices, and fundamental literacies that young people need to create the types of dynamic and interactive computational media that they enjoy in their daily lives.
3. Creative computing is …. COMPUTING
Engaging in the creation of computational artifacts prepares young people for more than careers as computer scientists or programmers. It supports young people’s development as computational thinkers – individuals who can draw on computational concepts, practices, and perspectives in all aspects of their lives, across disciplines and contexts.
*ScratchEd Research Team