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CoderDojo Annual Survey Results 2016

13 February 2017 · by Rosa Langhammer

In November we opened the CoderDojo Annual Survey. This year we received the highest response rate (49%) since the first Annual Survey in 2013. The information from the Annual Survey helps us determine the impact that the CoderDojo movement is having and it allows the Foundation to receive feedback on what the community needs. Join the conversation about the CoderDojo Annual Survey 2016 here. Read More

CoderDojo Parent, Pat shares a story about his son Dillon’s website.

23 January 2017 · by Pete

Dillon is 9 years old and has been attending his local CoderDojo in Mallow for 18 months. His father Pat recently told us all about Dillon’s project: This time last year Dillon was about half a year at CoderDojo and they were working on HTML and most of the times they were doing bits and pieces of webpages to put what they were learning to use. These were on general interest subjects and the learning was great! I suggested to Dillon that he record his 32 County High Point Challenge (the aim of which is to climb to… Read More

Dojo Heros: What Tramore Dojo have achieved since September

16 January 2017 · by Nuala McHale

Karen, Champion of Tramore Dojo, (located in Waterford, Ireland) tells us the highlights of all they have achieved since last September thanks to their hard work and dedication. Looking the Part September began with Waterford Technologies sponsoring CoderDojo Tramore’s new T-shirts so our volunteers are easily identifiable by ninjas and parents. The T-shirts display the logo of their new cloud-based solution SISCIN’s, which was launched recently. Celebrating Code Week Students from Waterford Institute of Technology visited CoderDojo Tramore for  Europe Code Week, a grassroots initiative to bring coding and digital literacy to… Read More

Awesome Community Highlights 2016

22 December 2016 · by Ross O'Neill

2016 is coming to an end and what a year it has been. Yes, a year that can be considered by many to be of questionable, turbulent and ever increasingly controversial times in areas such as politics, economics, and global affairs. However, in our world of CoderDojo, a world filled with champions, mentors, volunteers, ninjas, tech evangelists, partners, speakers, supporters and all the other downright amazingly ‘cool’ people within the movement, we have seen a year of growth, a year of scaling, a year of, let’s just say it…sublime ‘awesomeness’ within our community.  … Read More

Check out the Prizes for the Future Makers Awards!

2 December 2016 · by Nuala McHale

After 7 weeks of hard work, youngsters that used their coding superpowers to bring about positive change in their communities will submit their projects and the Future Makers Awards jury will have the hard task of selecting the best ones. In each category (10 – 13 years old) and (14 – 17 years old) there will be a winner and a runner-up. The deadline is December 8th. To celebrate the innovative winning solutions, Liberty Global are preparing fun prizes for all the young change makers! WINNERS The winners in the 2… Read More

CoderDojo Foundation 2016 Q3 Report

28 November 2016 · by Nuala McHale

This is our third quarterly report for 2016! A big thank you to all of our volunteers, donors and partners for all your support as we launched our new website and UI of the Community Platform, as well as releasing a significant amount of new content and our first E-learning modules! class=”fitvids-responsive-iframe” Download our Q3 as a PDF here. Read More

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