UK inmates will be taught coding to prepare for their own release
The UK government has announced that inmates will be taught coding in preparation for life on the outside as part of a new initiative.
We all know digital skills open up opportunities and have become increasingly vital in today’s workforce. An organisation called CODE 4000 has received new funding to expand its work teaching ‘carefully-vetted’ offenders to code.
Neil Barnby, a workshop instructor at HMP Humber for CODE 4000, said:
“Code4000 workshops are reducing...