Why Should We Teach Programming?
Are you on the fence on whether or not you should introduce a programming curriculum next school year? The easy answer is that you ABSOLUTELY should! But, for those who are not as easily convinced, we have put together a list of the top 10 reasons why we believe coding should be taught to every child.
Currently, students and adults with programming abilities are a hot commodity, and all signs suggest that there will be an even higher demand for their abilities in the future. Just to be completely sure, I consulted my Magic 8-Ball and asked, “Will there be more opportunities for Computer Science Students in the future?” The answer? “Without a Doubt.” If you don’t believe in magic, allow some more of these statistics convince you.