There are many benefits that children gain from learning to code. Understanding how programs work will give them a proper understanding of how technology works in general, this is very useful in understanding the world around them.
by VAN Truong on September 19th, 2014, 10:54 am PDT. This Ivia has been viewed 2,020 times. Last improved on September 19th, 2014, 10:59 am PDT.
Without the support of schools, students are simply not receiving enough assistance to learn how to code. Tech companies are desperately looking to hire students with the ability to code, yet schools have not been able to produce enough of these students. According to Code.org, by the year 2020 there are expected to be 1 million more computing jobs than students, which could leave an untapped market of $500 billion.