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Iniciação à Programação no 1ºCEB - Como se aprende a programar na "Gandra"!

Na sexta feira dia 16 de junho de 2017, realizou-se na Escola Básica de Mira, o 1º Concurso de Programação Mirakids, integrado no Projeto de …

What’s the Difference Between Coding and Computational Thinking?

column | Technology in School<p>What’s the Difference Between Coding and Computational Thinking?<p>By Sheena Vaidyanathan (Columnist)     Aug 6, 2016<p>Sheena …

Europe Code Week 2018 - Europe Code Week

Organize an event<p>Become a part of Code Week by organizing an event. Make a difference by inspiring and motivating others.<p>Anyone is welcome to …

Ways to use Pokemon Go in the Classroom

Age Range: 5 - 18<p>Pokemon Go is an AR (augmented reality) game in which you explore the real world and use a mobile app to 'catch' hidden Pokemon …

6 Summer Reads That Will Teach You—and Your Students—How to Code

Technology in School<p>6 Summer Reads That Will Teach You—and Your Students—How to Code<p>By Grant Smith     Jun 8, 2016<p>Image Credit: TravnikovStudio / …

Education Technology

SEN Scratch Activities

Here is a list of activities created in Scratch that can be used to teach Computing. They were created specifically for students with special …

10 Reasons to Teach Coding – #Sketchnote by @sylviaduckworth

• Coding allows students to create content, not just consume it.<br>• Coding empowers students and give them tools to express themselves in really cool …

Self-confidence

This Rad App Teaches Kids to Code

Go ahead and let those other kids just play games on their parents tablets and devices, while your kid gets busy <i>creating</i> those games. A new Kickstarter project aims to make your kid the game maker, not just the player. Tickle wants to present your kids with an iPad app that teaches them to code …

How Do We Prepare Teachers to Teach Coding?

By: Dr. Megan Nickels. The need for teaching computer science in K-12 classrooms has become a national priority, and teachers can learn to coding by …

Code Studio, a free learning tool, allows Courtenay school to teach kids to code

An elementary school in Courtenay, B.C. is teaching kids computer programming code by using a free online learning tool.<p>"I'd love to see every …

Teaching