Top 10 Reasons to Teach Kids Programming

Here are my top ten reasons.  My wife says I should have added discipline to this list as well as the ability to complete, see something through.  What are yours?   

1.  You like to spend time with your kids.

2.  Your kids like to spend time with you.
3.  Kids need trade skills to make them employable.   
4.  Math becomes useful, less abstract.
5.  It takes 10+ years to master something.  Start early.
6.  Creating things is very cool.
7.  You will learn things, about yourself, your kids, and coding.
8.  It is way better than TV or Netflix.
9.  You might make money in the first year.
10.  Games are fun.


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