Coding can be a great skill for kids to learn no matter what age group they are in, from K-12. Regardless of where they begin exactly, coding exposes kids to numerous life long skills such as creativity, problem solving, project management, and more, that can help them get ahead in all their future endeavors. Computer coding empowers kids to not only consume digital media and technology, but also to create it. Instead of simply playing a video game or using an app, they can make their own video game, or even their own website.
Best of STEM Award: CodeMonkey, a leading online platform dedicated to equipping young minds with real coding languages like CoffeeScript and Python, proudly wins the
As discussions about bolstering STEM education in the United States continue, many people are turning their attention to teaching kids how to code. With the