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‘JavaScript For Kids’ is a Robust Primer for Future Kings of Code

“Learning to write programs stretches your mind, and helps you think better, creates a way of thinking about things that I think is helpful in all domains.” – Bill Gates

This quote by one of the most successful leaders in technology today stresses just how important computer programming is in today’s society. With more and more connected devices being introduced to the Internet of Things, learning how to code is becoming even more important with each passing day.  And, if Star Trek: TNG is in any way accurate, even doctors will eventually need to know how to program a computer, if that time isn’t already upon us.

That’s why it’s so very important to get children coding sooner rather than later, and Nick Morgan’s textbook JavaScript for Kids isn’t just a brilliant introduction to the most widely used programming language on the Internet, but is an easy to follow guide for learning the language, and is a great primer for programming in ANY language. Continue reading ‘JavaScript For Kids’ is a Robust Primer for Future Kings of Code