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Code Club / Coderdojo Workshop: Coding Beginners

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Dunboyne Castle

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Are you involved with a youth group and interested in integrating technology and coding into your work?

Are you a teacher interested in integrating Computer Science into the classroom?

We are running free, in-person Code Club /CoderDojo training workshop for Teachers, youth workers and youth group volunteers at Dunboyne Castle — join us to see how you can help local young people learn programming and digital making.

At this session, you will find out more about how you can help get kids coding with Code Club, even if you don’t know a lot about technology.

Darren Bayliss, Code Club Regional Co-ordinator for Ireland, will be on hand to welcome you to the community and get you started with some coding basics.

The session will cover:

What is coding?

  • What is Code Club / CoderDojo?
  • How to start a Code Club / CoderDojo
  • Introduction to Scratch and the Code Club / CoderDojo learning projects

Who is the training for?

  • This training session is perfect for those with no coding experience who are keen to learn while teaching the next generation.

Who is the Meet Up For?

  • Code Club / CoderDojo meetups are a place where teachers, volunteers, and newcomers alike can meet in a fun, friendly and informal environment to talk about Code Club. & CoderDojo
  • Brand new to Code Club / CoderDojo? Come along and find out more about what we do.

A little about our supporters for this event in Meath - Facebook.

Facebook are committed to supporting STEM learning in their Data Center communities and are delighted to support this event in Meath, home to Facebook’s Clonee Data Centre Clonee. Facebook staff will also be on hand to share information about their upcoming Community Action Grant Programme at the event. These annual grants have been developed to meet community needs in Meath, and one of the applicable categories for application projects is the area of STEM learning.

If you have any questions before the session, please get in touch by email to ireland@codeclub.org or by contacting @CodeClubROI on Twitter.

All attendees will also be provided with a light breakfast and lunch.

We look forward to meeting you there!

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