Journalism schools should not require reporters to learn code

This isn’t a new debate, but Olga Khazan reignites the topic and argues that reporters do not need to “learn” how to “code.” Response to the piece has challenged the varying interpretations of the range of the word “learn,” whether it means exposure or mastering the skill; as well as the word “code” to mean HTML/CSS or developer languages such as JavaScript, Python, or Ruby.

  1. On the contrary: Maybe we all actually don’t disagree on much
  2. Read the conversation around the question