One of our subsidiary companies, CA Tech Kids, Inc., operates programming education business specifically for elementary school students with the aim of bringing up the talents who take advantages of IT and to be the leaders of the 21st century. It has been providing opportunities to learn programming to over 13,000 elementary students.
The public interest in programming education has been rapidly rising recently due to the government announcement of making programming education compulsory in elementary schools.
Tomohiro Ueno, CEO of CA Tech Kids, Inc. is a committee member of the various expert councils regarding programming education at the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, and is also a head of promotion committee for programming education in the educational reform project of Japan Association of New Economy. He is taking proactive initiative to offer opportunities for early programming education aiming to nurture IT engineers that will be important to improve international competitiveness of Japan.
This time, we introduce many kids who enjoy learning programming at "Tech Kids School" and a delivery lesson at the public elementary school in Tokyo.