182 – Codecademy


Codecademy is an online platform that offers free coding classes in 12 different programming languages

Website: www.codecademy.com
Cost: Free.
Availability: Online

Ranking on the 2021 sub-lists

Top 150 Tools for
Personal Learning: 94
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Overall rankings in the previous 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: – 2019: 121 2018: 107 2017: 114 2016: 164 2015: – 2014: –
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Comments on Codecademy 

“Well structured and enjoyable way to learn to code. Covers most modern languages and has additional courses on design theory. Manages to create a great blend of structured lessons and free form projects that challenge the skills you’ve learned. I really can’t recommend this highly enough!” Learning Technologist, UK, 2019

“our corporate academy website” Product Owner (IT), Germany, 2019

“Most gamified learning platform to make learning addictive and fun. Focussing currently on coding in levels of difficulty.” NIck van Breda, Netherlands

“Good courses delivered with a touch of humor” Web Producer, Luxembourg, 2016

Quick Guide to Codecademy

Here you will find some basic guidance and links to resources on how to use Codecademy for teaching, training, learning and development.

Access to the Quick Guides is currently only for registered users. Registration will open up again shortly.