5 Reasons why kids should learn coding
Bill Gates – Learning to write programs stretches your mind, and helps you think better, creates a way of thinking about things that I think is helpful in all domains.
- Coding teaches kids logic, creativity and problem solving.
- Kids don’t just consume technology but learn to express themselves in new ways to create new technology.
- They get a sense of accomplishment after creating their own game or app.
- Learning STEM is good and computer science is the only field in STEM that produces the most jobs. Programming is the fastest growing occupation.
- Coding should be part of every kids school curriculum. Countries like England is introducing coding to their 5 year olds.