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Community Content Release: “Express” Yourself with Python!

22 August 2017 · by Ciara McHugh

I bring you more content from the wonderful community of volunteers out there!   Regular Expressions This interactive online tutorial was created by Nicco Kunzmann of CoderDojo Potsdam to teach you how to use Regular Expressions, a powerful tool for searching through text. A common example is verifying that… Read More

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… Read More

Getting code into space with Astro Pi!

17 August 2017 · by Pete

Suzanne is the champion of CoderDojo Neffies, France. Ninjas from her Dojo were involved in last years Astro Pi competition and are having their code sent to space! She tells us a bit about the Astro Pi project at her Dojo below: It’s been a busy year for… Read More

Minutes of the CoderDojo Community Call on August 8th

14 August 2017 · by Nuala McHale

Did you miss out on our latest Open Community Call, on August 8th, facilitated by the CoderDojo Foundation? Don’t worry you can listen to call and see the resources that were mentioned below! The open call was chaired by Pete O’Shea, from the CoderDojo Foundation. On the open call, we… Read More

3 great ways to start learning to code

12 August 2017 · by Philip Harney

Welcome to the start of this year’s Back to Dojo content roundup! This week we’ve got some new stuff for you, along with some old favourites. Together they’re pretty much all my favourite jumping-off points for new Ninjas learning to code, or Ninjas who’ve already tried one of them and… Read More

We’re Hiring! Product Manager for the CoderDojo Platform and Website

11 August 2017 · by Nuala McHale

Location: Dublin, with occasional travel to other sites and event venues Basis: fixed-term contract. 12 months with possibility of extension Salary: Dependent on experience with competitive benefits package. Eligibility: you must be eligible to work in Ireland CoderDojo is a global movement of free computer coding clubs for young people. Read More

Making finding your local Dojo easier

4 August 2017 · by Rosa Langhammer

Today we deployed some amazing new features, including one which will help parents, potential volunteers, or even current volunteers to find your Dojo. Our technical team have spent the last 8 weeks working with CoderDojo pro-bono partners, Pivotal Labs Dublin, to redesign, user test and develop a process which simplifies… Read More

Apply for a Travel Bursary to DojoCon 2017!

1 August 2017 · by Nuala McHale

DojoCon is the annual global CoderDojo conference for all those volunteers involved in Dojos worldwide. The annual event is a fantastic opportunity to connect with other generous and experienced people who are a the core of the movement. At the DojoCon conference, ideas are shared through panel discussions and workshops… Read More