Michelle Sun

Michelle Sun

Michelle Sun is the founder and CEO of First Code Academy, a coding and STEM education institute for children aged 4 to 18. She is a certified Master Trainer for coding education by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where she is also a visiting instructor at their Computer Science Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL). Born and raised in Hong Kong, Michelle graduated from the University of Chicago and the inaugural class of Hackbright Academy, a coding bootcamp in San Francisco. She was named as one of the Forbes 30 Under 30 and BBC 100 Influential Women.

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The Overlooked Benefits of Teaching Kids to Code

Most parents are aware of the potential career benefits of knowing how to code. Parents mistakenly believe that coding is something kids should begin doing in high school and college. Rarely is a parent or even educators aware of what coding is actually teaching. Most people only see a potential future career in the coding […]