Events

Rockville CoderDojo runs a Raspberry Jam!

17 August 2017 · by Pete

Youth ninja, Alexa, from Rockville CoderDojo recently ran a Raspberry Jam as an activity at her local Dojo. A Raspberry Jam is the pun-tastic name given to a meetup of people interested in making things with a Raspberry Pi computer! A Jam is a meeting of all kinds of people: some will be new to physical computing, and some will have plenty of experience that they are happy to share and this is why it is a perfect addition to a Dojo session! Below Alexa tells us more about her Raspberry Jam session. Something I enjoy about CoderDojo… Read More

Attend #EUDojo on Oct 17th @ the European Parliament, Brussels!

4 August 2017 · by Pete

Hosted by Seán Kelly, MEP from 12:30pm – 2:30pm on Tuesday 17th October 2017. The EU Dojo is taking place again this year on the 17th October in the European Parliament in Brussels to celebrate EU Code Week. At the event MEP’s will be taught their first lines of code by CoderDojo youth attendees! Would you like to attend the event in Brussels and teach the MEP’s a thing or two about coding? Get Involved We are looking for Mentors and Champions from all over Europe to bring young people from their Dojos to Brussels on… Read More

Tickets for DojoCon 2017 are now live!

13 July 2017 · by Nuala McHale

The Global CoderDojo Community Conference is just three months away today! This years conference, for all those volunteers and community supporters who help run over 1,200 clubs worldwide, will be the most hands on yet! Tickets are limited so be sure to book yours asap! All those who have booked tickets will be contacted with more information during September, including a final list of workshops and how to book onto individual workshop sessions before the event. Book your ticket to DojoCon 2017! Rob, part of the team organising DojoCon 2017 and founder of… Read More

Community Story: CoderDojo Valencia at the CoderDojo Coolest Projects by Bernat

12 July 2017 · by Pete

“Ladies and gentlemen in a few minutes we will be landing at Dublin airport”. And so on Thursday 15th June last began our great adventure that brought 4 young people between 12 and 14 years from the programming club CoderDojo Valencia to the Coderdojo “Coolest Projects” Awards 2017 which took place on Saturday 17th June at the Royal Dublin Society (RDS). At this fantastic global programming event, hundreds of children between 7 to 17 years of age from 17 countries, members of more than one thousand Dojos from around the world, present their projects in a contest with cool… Read More

CoderDojo Foundation: How we got on at Coolest Projects

12 July 2017 · by Nuala McHale

Pete I’ve been part of the organisation team for the CoderDojo Coolest Projects for 4 years now and each year I”m blown away by the level of creativity showcased on the day! This year there was a live beehive (yes, live) monitored by a Raspberry Pi, many robots, social impact projects, video games and more. You name it, it was there! Seeing these projects and hearing the ninjas talk about how and why they made them is inspiring and this really makes the day for me. The event has grown in project participation… Read More

The CoderDojo Coolest Projects Winners 2017!

19 June 2017 · by Nuala McHale

Well done to the hundreds of CoderDojo ninjas who participated in The CoderDojo Coolest Projects Showcase on Saturday! We know you all worked hard to develop your ideas and create your projects for the Awards. You were all great presenting your projects to both the judges and public alike, so well done! We hope you really enjoyed the day and went home inspired to start working on your next CoderDojo project idea! Remember ninjas can get their Coolest Projects Digital Badge for participating in this years showcase on their CoderDojo Profile page, by using the claim code: CP2017 here once you have created your… Read More

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