Yes, it’s true most American schools don’t teach coding.
That’s because the software industry has waged a war against American workers.
And our kids aren’t so stupid they haven’t noticed.
But check out the pleas from the likes of Bill Gates, and remember that Microsoft actively works to shut out American applicants (see http://www.gnorman.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=742:how-american-companies-lie-about-the-availability-of-tech-workers-so-they-can-bring-in-non-american-workers&catid=43&Itemid=389).
See the short article here:
Here’s the video from the article: