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Codestarter partners with CoderDojo to provide laptops to kids who want to code

28 May 2014 · by Pete O'Shea

Starting in June CoderDojo will be partnering with a new U.S. based nonprofit, Codestarter, to offer laptops to  youths from underserved areas who wish to join CoderDojo sessions. By focusing on underserved populations and offering hardware, Codestarter hopes to open the doors to programming education for young people who previously couldn’t take full advantage of  the opportunities available  for learning to code with CoderDojo. Codestarter is looking for four Dojos from the U.S. for their first pilot project. If your Dojo is selected as part of the pilot, the Dojo Champion will be responsible for… Read More

CoderDojo Mentor Guide

21 May 2014 · by Pete O'Shea

This is a guide for all Coding Mentors detailing how to inspire the next generation of young coders at CoderDojo!… Read More

The Eircom Junior Spiders

14 May 2014 · by Pete O'Shea

The Eircom Spiders Awards is a great event that rewards and acknowledges the achievements of students in schools accross Ireland. We congratulate all the students and CoderDojo Ninjas that entered their projects for this years Junior Spiders Awards! There has been a 45% increase in entries this year showing the growth of tech skills in young people. This year CoderDojo Co-founder Bill Liao was judging for the Web Design category. We attended the event held in the Google Foundry in Dublin. Here’s our photo essay from the event!  Welcomes you!   Dojo… Read More

Raspberry Pi’s for all UK Dojos :-)

20 December 2013 · by Eugene McDonough

The Raspberry Pi Foundation with Google UK have donated Raspberry Pi’s to the Hello World Foundation to distribute to all UK Dojos! As you can understand with the grassroots nature of our movement it had been challenging to deal with the logistics surrounding this partnership, from actually receiving the Pis to figuring out an appropriate distribution network to get them to Dojos! Read more>>… Read More