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Coolest Projects International Travel Bursary 2018

10 January 2018 · by Nuala McHale

We’re accepting applications for those seeking to receive a bursary for travelling to Coolest Projects International 2018 from across Europe. The 2018 Coolest Projects showcase will be held on May 26 in the Simmonscourt complex in the RDS, Dublin. Our goal is to have over 100… Read More

Idea Generation and Design Resources for Coolest Projects!

9 January 2018 · by Nuala McHale

Coolest Projects International, a world leading showcase that empowers and inspires the next generation of digital creators, innovators, changemakers and entrepreneurs, will be held on Saturday 26 May! This will be the fourth year the event will be held in the RDS and the first… Read More

We’re hiring a Partnerships Manager!

8 January 2018 · by Nuala McHale

Description Based: Dublin, with travel to other sites and event venues Rate: €38,000 – €50,000, dependent on experience Basis: permanent; full-time, part-time or flexible Eligibility: you must be eligible to work in Ireland The role CoderDojo is a global movement of free computer coding clubs for young people. The first Dojo… Read More

CoderDojo Czech Republic Volunteers Meet for the First Time

3 January 2018 · by Pete O'Shea

A message from Tereza who has been supporting the growth of CoderDojo in the Czech Rep with MEP Luděk Niedermayer: Czech Republic was for a long time one of few European countries without any Dojos. Thanks to CoderDojo Foundation event in the European Parliament during the CodeWeek in… Read More

New Years Resolution: Start a Dojo!

2 January 2018 · by Nuala McHale

The beginning of a new year is an ideal time to feel motivated and set goals to not only improve your own life but also empower those around you. CoderDojo is a volunteer led movement with people, just like you, setting up fun, creative technology clubs to inspire… Read More

From Córdoba to Coolest Projects

29 December 2017 · by Rosa Langhammer

What a difference a year makes. In 2016, I embarked on a journey of a lifetime, working remotely for CoderDojo across 4 continents and meeting lots of our awesome volunteers while on the road. In June, I returned to Dublin full-time after an extremely rewarding… Read More

Our favourite content from 2017

28 December 2017 · by Philip Harney

2017 has been a busy year for us here in the CoderDojo Foundation and we’ve certainly been busy on the Content team! We’ve produced over a dozen sets of Sushi Cards and worked with the community to publish, on average, a piece of community created content a… Read More

Looking back on 2017

26 December 2017 · by Rachel Schoene

Hey everyone, it’s Rachel here. As most of you know by now (well I hope you do) I’m the administrator/go-to person at the CoderDojo Foundation. I joined the team mid 2016 and have been working to support both the team in Dublin and the global… Read More

Introducing Amy: Supporting the CoderDojo Community in 2018

24 December 2017 · by Nuala McHale

My name is Amy and I started my role at the CoderDojo Foundation at the end of November as the new Community Support and Experience Assistant. Previously, I had worked in education for many years as a Montessori Teacher and I had also recently completed a M.Des… Read More

Make this holiday season your own with code!

23 December 2017 · by Nuala McHale

This holiday season, why not try out these projects to support children to create with code over the holiday break? Create and learn together and make this holiday season your own with these free coding resources! Make a singing, flashing, xmas jumper with code! We here along with… Read More