Tag: Education

Programming: Languages, Timeline, and Guides

Computer programs are often described as “sets of instructions”,and computer languages are thought of by many as merely the syntax and vocabulary for providing these instructions. From this point of view, different programming languages may have different grammars,… Read More

ScratchEd and Harvard research teams guide to Introduction to Computing Using Scratch

CoderDojos across the world use Scratch as a way to introduce young people to fundamental coding concepts. The Scratch team have created AN INTRODUCTORY COMPUTING CURRICULUM USING SCRATCH. It consists of a teaching guide and student workbook. It was developed… Read More

Gifts For Kids Who Love To Code

Below are some other ideas of gifts for kids who love code. Thanks tomoderndaydonnareed for adding to this list! Scratch & Scratch Jr. Download the free Scratch Jr iPad app, or visit the web site armed with these… Read More

January 2015 – Build your first website (Ages 8-17)

Starting in 2015, CoderDojo Toronto is moving to an objective based session format, aiming to welcome and challenge students across multiple sessions. Students will work through a set of activity cards to the creation of ‘My First Website’…. Read More

Bitmaker Labs scholarships

Hello Everyone, We want to share with you some news from Bitmaker Labs, our venue sponsor for CoderDojo here in Toronto: 1. Bitmaker Labs is offering 5 scholarships worth $1500 each to volunteers and friends of CoderDojo TO for… Read More

CoderDojoTo 7 – Podcasting

Next Session: May 18th, 10AM [ujicountdown id=”Next Event” expire=”2014/05/18 10:00″ hide = “true”] About the session: In this session we will learn to create and publish podcast – a format making it really simple to syndicate of audio… Read More