why code?

How do I teach coding when I don't know how to code?

How do I teach coding when I don't know how to code?

How do I teach coding when I don't know how to code?

We believe there are five key steps:

  1. Take a team approach to coding professional development.

  2. Build coding knowledge in house.

  3. Don't spend money, yet.

  4. Jargon is jargon, but key ideas are straight forward.

  5. Find your tribe for ongoing support.

Five ways to crack the {gender} code

Five ways to crack the {gender} code

Thirteen and fourteen-year-old girls can be a tough crowd. It’s all about fitting in, impressing your friends and moving with the pack. How do you get them fired up about tech, and coding — a male dominated industry that couldn’t be further from teen pop culture?

What's the big deal with coding classes for kids?

What's the big deal with coding classes for kids?

What is coding, and why am I hearing everywhere my child needs to know how to code?

You’re not alone if you feel you’re hearing the words coding and STEM everywhere. Schools tout it on their signs – “We’re a STEM school!” Principals talk about it in their newsletters – “We’re coding” and if we’re lucky our kids casually dropped into the dinner time conversation “dad, I made an app today at school.”

That’s all great, but what are the kids doing, and are they really going to be the next Mark Zuckerberg or Elon Musk?