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.

  1. Coding teaches kids logic, creativity and problem solving.
  2. Kids don’t just consume technology but learn to express themselves in new ways to create new technology.
  3. They get a sense of accomplishment after creating their own game or app.
  4. Learning STEM is good and computer science is the only field in STEM that produces the most jobs. Programming is the fastest growing occupation.
  5. Coding should be part of every kids school curriculum. Countries like England is introducing coding to their 5 year olds.