By Jen Mozen 10/23/13
Teaching kids how to code is top of mind for many people these days. With all the discussions about bolstering STEM education in the United States (not to mention STEM+ and STEAM) and with all the changes to the economy that have pushed technology companies to the forefront, it’s clear that large-scale change is in our future, and coding could someday very well become as integral a part of early education as reading, writing, and math.
Fortunately, you don’t have to wait for “someday” to get your school coding. Here are six tips to help you spark and sustain a child’s interest in programming inside and outside the classroom.