Learning to Code for Teens
Learning to code can be challenging, but there are all kinds of resources to help you get started! From beginner to more advanced, here are some options for learning different types of coding languages!
Scratch was created by MIT as a way to learn how to code. There’s a tutorial for getting started that goes over the basics under the ‘Create’ section, but discover more tutorials under the ‘Ideas’ section that will help with adding animations, sounds, art, music, as well as creating games. You can share your own creations or test out the creations of others by joining Scratch, which is free!
MIT App Inventor is another coding tool created by MIT that will help with learning how to create apps. Create an account to begin learning! Try the beginner tutorials to get started or search through basic, intermediate and advanced tutorials to enhance your app-making skills! You can also share your creations with others!