Welcome to Programming 1A, where we’ll explore the relationship between soft skills and coding! If you or your students are Tynker beginners, these 1A puzzle-based lessons are a great starting point! There are 12 lessons, and each lesson gets a little more challenging as you progress in the series.
So, what are soft skills anyway? Simply put, they are important life skills that have more to do with one’s personality rather than academic knowledge. Programming provides opportunities for students to develop soft skills such as creativity, perseverance, critical thinking, and communication skills that are sought after by industry and can be applied to many endeavors later in life.