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How to Get Free Domain names with Radix

24 March 2017 · by Pete

  The awesome folks at Radix are providing free access to their .tech domain names to 100 people involved in Dojos worldwide! Radix is a domain registry. They are offering those involved in Dojos free domains on their .tech domain… Read More

CoderDojo Open Community Call – March 2017

20 March 2017 · by Ross O'Neill

Hi everyone in the community! Below is the second Open Community Call of March 2017, facilitated by the CoderDojo Foundation. The open call was facilitated and chaired by Rosa Langhammer from the CoderDojo Foundation using Join.me. On the open call, Rosa focused on the below discussion… Read More

Apply to receive Micro:bits for your Dojo! (UK)

14 March 2017 · by Nuala McHale

Through the CoderDojo partnership with the Micro:bit Foundation, we are happy to now open applications for you to get Micro:bit kits for your Dojo! Currently this offer is limited to those Dojo’s in England, Wales or Northern Ireland (who are registered on the CoderDojo Community platform). We are hoping… Read More

Announcing the winners of the Future Makers Awards

14 March 2017 · by Nuala McHale

Launched during Code Week 2016, the Future Makers Awards, organized by CoderDojo and Liberty Global, celebrates digital solutions that answer society’s most pressing challenges. Young coders aged 10-17 from 13 countries accepted our challenge to take on pressing issues in their local communities with tech! Entrants choose social issues… Read More

Beginner App Inventor Sushi Cards

10 March 2017 · by Philip Harney

Hi everyone! As part of the CoderDojo Girls Initiative we are focusing on content creation as one of the ways of attracting and retaining girls in Dojos globally. We noticed that a significantly higher proportion of girls entered the App category in Coolest Projects compared to other categories. With this… Read More

Joseph Daly: Future Makers Awards Finalist

10 March 2017 · by Nuala McHale

During Europe Code Week 2016, the Future Makers Awards invited youngsters between 10-17 years old to ‘make the future’ and use their coding superpowers to bring about a positive social impact and change in their communities. We received applications from 13 countries! The projects were judged… Read More

Síofra Kelleher: Future Makers Awards Finalist

10 March 2017 · by Nuala McHale

During Europe Code Week 2016, the Future Makers Awards invited youngsters between 10-17 years old to ‘make the future’ and use their coding superpowers to bring about a positive social impact and change in their communities. We received applications from 13 countries! The projects were judged on their technological &… Read More

Supporting CoderDojo Girls: A Guide for Parents & Guardians

9 March 2017 · by Nuala McHale

This month we launched our CoderDojo Girls initiative. Our aim is to increase the global % of girls attending Dojos from 29% to at least 40% over the next three years. Many parents and guardians are taking steps to support their daughters to develop technical skills. We want to help them and others, who aren’t… Read More

How to Earn your CoderDojo iDEA Badges (UK & IRL)

9 March 2017 · by Nuala McHale

The Duke of York Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award, known as iDEA, aims to equip young people in the UK and Ireland with digital and enterprise skills. Inspired by The Duke of Edinburgh Award (which has supported 8 million young people since its inception), iDEA helps young people learn… Read More

Roland Horvath: Future Makers Awards Finalist

9 March 2017 · by Nuala McHale

During Europe Code Week 2016, the Future Makers Awards invited youngsters between 10-17 years old to ‘make the future’ and use their coding superpowers to bring about a positive social impact and change in their communities. We received applications from 13 countries! The projects were judged on their technological &… Read More

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