Coder Kids is a coding academy in McLean that offers more than four dozen on-demand Coding and Robotics courses for beginners through advanced coders. Coder Kids offers a cutting-edge curriculum that teaches practical coding skills far exceed playing video games, tinkering online, and short-term, one-time courses. They offer a self-paced curriculum which optimizes the individual learning experience through camps, afterschool, evening, and weekend programs. The same self-paced lab approach will be used at Compass so kids can learn to gain the skills, confidence, and inspiration to create apps, games, stories and animations at a pace that suits them. Coder Kids has a full range coding curriculum for more experienced students including a course in pre-AP computer science and an approved AP Computer Science A program.