One of the most important and influential person in the new technologies area has been Steve Jobs. He was the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. Through Apple, he was widely recognized as a charismatic pioneer of the personal computer revolution and for his influential career in the computer and consumer electronics fields. He was a visionary; he was very successful in all what he proposed.
Once he said that all kids should know how to program a computer, because this teaches you think.
There are many ideas related on this topic, and most of them thing that coding has a lot of benefits for kids.
We are surrounded of technology, we use them every day, but most of us we don’t create anything, we only are users of it. Being a user of the new technologies it doesn’t mean that they control them, so it is important to become fluent with the technologies, because we have to control the technologies not the other way round.
Don’t you think that kids should be able to take part in the creation process?
This way kids will be able to express themselves and their ideas. Moreover coding able kids to learn how the computers work.