Coding for kids isn’t something you hear about every day, but it’s a growing trend for helping kids put their screen time towards something more.
The amount of time we spend on screens continues to grow year to year, as technology continues to become a bigger part of our daily lives. It is no surprise then that for kids – even very young ones – technology is an integral part of both play and education. Concerns continue to be raised about the value of screens, and the debate almost uniformly focuses on the negatives of screen time on youth development. However, it is possible that screens can be a positive habit, and today we’re going to explore that idea further.