There’s no better way to learn anything than to play while doing it.
We’ve found this cool online platform that helps kids learn to code from the basics – CodeCombat.
“Gaming is a medium that encourages interaction, discovery, and trial-and-error.”
A good game challenges the player to master skills over time, which is the same critical process students go through as they learn.
Games excel at rewarding“productive struggle” – the kind of struggle that results in learning that’s engaging and motivating, not tedious.
CodeCombat is a game that gives players that agency and confidence with our robust typed code engine, which helps beginner and advanced students alike write proper, valid code.
After all, gaming’s not that bad for the kids…