What We Do

Young Coders Showcase Their Coolest Projects at the RDS

18 June 2015 · by Pete O'Shea

Young Coders Showcase Their Coolest Projects at the RDS On Saturday, the 13th June, there were over 500 projects and 5,000 visitors making this years Coolest Projects Awards one of the largest events of its kind in Europe! Hundreds of young coders gathered in Dublin’s RDS on Saturday to demonstrate apps, websites, games and even robots they made for this year’s CoderDojo Coolest Projects Awards 2015. On the day CoderDojo Ninjas from Ireland, the Netherlands, Belgium, the UK, Romania, Italy and Spain traveled to the event with the projects that they created with the knowledge learnt… Read More

Kata, CoderDojo’s OpenSource Knowledge Database Redesigned!

18 June 2015 · by Pete O'Shea

We are delighted to announce that Kata has had a redesign and is currently undergoing content updates! (see new Dojo Sushi content) Kata has had a lovely makeover with the support of a volunteer team from IBM Ireland who developed a new colourful and creative skin for MediaWiki! For the summer now the CoderDojo Foundation team will be working to audit and review all content on Kata and ensure that the Kata experience is accessible, user friendly and of a high standard. We will be following the recommendations of SAP who came to work with us as… Read More

Brand New Content: Dojo Beginner HTML Sushi Cards!

18 June 2015 · by Pete O'Shea

We are delighted to announce the launch of the new CoderDojo Sushi cards! CoderDojo Sushi cards are simple: One concept, one card. Individual concept cards fit into a series of Sushi cards that will introduce young people to programming languages. Originally created by Clyde Hatter, a mentor in CoderDojo Bray, Ireland. CoderDojo Sushi is now being expanded and developed further for the global CoderDojo Community! The original My First Website series has been redesigned and edited and now we’re relaunching it. This series is soon to followed by a beginners Javascript series which is in development with more to be… Read More

Register for Europe Code Week 10th – 18th of October 2015!

18 June 2015 · by Pete O'Shea

SAVE THE DATE – from the 10th – 18th of October 2015, Europe Code Week is returning for a third year! The objective of this week is to have millions of children, young adults, adults, parents, teachers, entrepreneurs and policymakers come together in events and classrooms across Europe to learn to create with code! The aim is to show everyone how they can bring your ideas to life with code, by making programming more visible to people around the world. By demystifying these skills and bringing motivated people together to learn code at your CoderDojo you can take… Read More

Technical Content Internship

15 May 2015 · by Pete O'Shea

Organisation Description The CoderDojo Foundation is a registered charity (CHY 20812) that works to support and serve CoderDojo, the global network of free programming clubs for young people. As of May 2015, there are over 700 active clubs in 57 countries. The CoderDojo Foundation is made up of a small team based in Dublin who are passionate about youth, education and technology. You can find out more information at https://coderdojo.com/about/. The Internship This will be a diverse role focused on Content Curation, Content Development, and Content Audit. The candidate will be required to manage a number of areas… Read More

We’ve moved offices to Dogpatch Labs 2.0 at the CHQ Building, Dublin!

26 January 2015 · by Pete O'Shea

The CoderDojo Foundation team have recently moved offices to “Dogpatch Labs 2.0” at the CHQ buildings in the Dublin Docklands! Thank you to the CHQ Building team, we are looking forward to continuing our journey as a member of the Dogpatch Labs family. If you’d like to visit us or arrange a meeting send us a mail: Send us a mail! Our new postal address is: The CoderDojo Foundation, Dogpatch Labs, Unit 1, The CHQ Building, Custom House Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland  … Read More