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Join the Europe Code Week 2017 馃嚜馃嚭 celebration 馃帀 !

2 October 2017 路 by Pete

The Europe Code Week celebration is here! During the month of October, millions of children, young people, adults, parents and teachers will come together at events, in classrooms and libraries across Europe to learn to create with code! EU Code Week is a grass-roots movement run by volunteers who promote coding in their countries, as Code Week Ambassadors. Each year more than half a million people participate in with coding events in countries in Europe and beyond. 聽 Join the celebration and register your next Dojo event! Each year the CoderDojo movement has been involved in Code Week, you can… Read More

What we discussed on our September Community Call!

26 September 2017 路 by Nuala McHale

Did you miss out on our latest Open Community Call, on 20 September, facilitated by the CoderDojo Foundation? Don鈥檛 worry you can聽listen to call聽and see the resources that were mentioned below!聽The open call was hosted by Pete O鈥橲hea, from the CoderDojo Foundation. Watch and listen to the call in it’s entirety here: On the open call, we focused on the below discussion points; Giustina, the Foundation鈥檚 Executive Director discussed聽updates to the CoderDojo Charter聽and asked for the communities input. Translation of the charter was discussed. our first guest Dave Honess from the Astro Pi project explained how… Read More

Launching the 2017-18 European Astro Pi Challenge!

26 September 2017 路 by Nuala McHale

Astro Pi is an annual science and coding competition where school-age youths code is run on the International Space Station! We want to inspire as many Ninjas as possible to further their interests in space science with code! The challenge is open to CoderDojo clubs and schools in all ESA聽member countries聽(most of Europe) including Canada and Slovenia. Some Dojos have already gotten involved, including Neffies Dojo in France, so why not get your code into space? Two missions are available; Mission Zero (submission closes on 26 November) A non-competitive mission for young people… Read More

Join our Open Community Call on September 20th!

11 September 2017 路 by Nuala McHale

Our next Open Community Call will be on Wednesday 20 September at 11am UTC (which is 12 noon in the ROI/UK). The call will be facilitated by the CoderDojo Foundation. On this open call: Giustina, the Foundation’s Executive Director will discuss updates to the CoderDojo Charter and ask for the communities input our first guest Dave Honess from the Astro Pi project will explain how to get your ninjas code in space with Astro Pi. Philip / Ciara from the content team, will be sharing news on… Read More

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

4 August 2017 路 by Pete

Hosted by Se谩n Kelly, MEP from 12:30pm 鈥 2:30pm on Tuesday聽17th October 2017. The EU Dojo is taking place again this year on the 17th October in the European Parliament in Brussels to celebrate聽EU Code Week. At the event MEP鈥檚 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鈥檚 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

Launching Eventbrite Integration on the CoderDojo Community Platform

19 July 2017 路 by Nuala McHale

The CoderDojo Community Platform (Zen) enables Champions, Co-Champions and those with Dojo Admin rights the ability to create ticketed events. However, some Dojos already use Eventbrite for helping them organise and manage their Dojo events and we want to make sure parents and young people can find and book into all events easily. Does your Dojo currently use Eventbrite for their events? If your Dojo is one of these you can now integrate your Dojo events created on Eventbrite with their Dojo page on the CoderDojo Community Platform! You still manage events directly on Eventbrite but… Read More

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