PyCon Pune 2018

PyCon Pune

My journey of teaching Python to my 9 year old son !

Submitted by Vishwesh Jirgale (@vishweshji) on Sep 11, 2017

Technical level: Beginner Status: Shortlisted


How I approached teaching my kid Python. Why I chose Python and did it work? I will share my experience as a parent with the audience.


Why Programming ?
Requirements ?
Before Python start with basics
Why Python ? (and not Scratch)
The learning path
Resources I used
Fun Projects
Did it work ?


Your Kids if you can :)

Speaker bio

Curious software engineer who enjoys working on interesting problems. Spent most of my 15+ years in industry, writing enterprise grade mobile applications.

A father to a very demanding 9 year old son who is in 4th grade and has been keeping me busy (sometimes more than my work)

Learn more about me at-



  • Kushal Das (@kushaldas) Crew 2 years ago

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