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LinkedIn’s Reid Hoffman On Two Realistic Outcomes Of Teaching Everyone To Code | TechCrunch

LinkedIn’s Reid Hoffman On Two Realistic Outcomes Of Teaching Everyone To Code | TechCrunch | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
On a regular basis, we get pitched with major tech industry initiatives to broaden computer science education. A day after Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates..
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Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic

Do Your Students Know How To Search? - Edudemic | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
There is a new digital divide on the horizon. It is not based around who has devices and who does not, but instead the new digital divide will be based around students who know how to effectively find and curate information and those who do not.
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One Globe Kids – children’s stories from around the world

One Globe Kids – children’s stories from around the world | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
One Globe Kids – children’s stories from around the world has found a unique and undiscovered niche in the educational market.
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Should we prioritize coding for kids? - My Learning Springboard

Should we prioritize coding for kids? - My Learning Springboard | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
How young is too young to teach kids to code? Should coding be taught alongside science and English and math starting at a young age?
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Code.org aims to introduce more than 10M students to computer programming | ZDNet

Code.org aims to introduce more than 10M students to computer programming | ZDNet | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
Code.org wants to bring basic computer programming education to students of all ages.
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Kathleen Pape's curator insight, February 28, 2014 3:02 PM

My 7th graders love the 20 hours of coding activities!

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Game-Based Learning in Practice

Game-Based Learning in Practice | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
In early September, my sixth grade social studies students began playing the SimCityEDU beta. Around the same time, my seventh graders began playing a non-digital debate game -- complete with teams,
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Five Reasons Why You Should Teach Kids to Code [Infographic] - Business 2 Community

Five Reasons Why You Should Teach Kids to Code [Infographic] - Business 2 Community | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
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Jacqueline's curator insight, October 23, 2013 8:45 PM

...and YOU can teach yourself to code!

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First Drone Conference Takes Off

First Drone Conference Takes Off | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
The first day of the Drones & Aerial Robotics Conference in NYC was a big success. Check out a summary of the proceedings. Read more on MAKE

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Levelling up with games-based learning - Nesta

Levelling up with games-based learning - Nesta | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it

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Is Coding The New Currency Of The Digital Industry? | Bubble Jobs Blog | Bubble Jobs

Is Coding The New Currency Of The Digital Industry? | Bubble Jobs Blog | Bubble Jobs | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
Don't think you need coding skills if you're not a web developer? Why you might want to think again!
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Programming for Primary Schools Using iPad Apps

Programming for Primary Schools Using iPad Apps | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
With the introduction of Computer Science into the UK curriculum in 2014, learning to program is now an entitlement and a vital skill for children to learn.

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Prezzip: Prezi templates & more

Prezzip: Prezi templates & more | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
Prezzip offers Prezi presentation templates & more. With mixing and matching our visuals you can optimize your presentations.
Unique; all our visuals are free-standing! Clipping paths, isolated.

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Alfredo Corell's curator insight, July 12, 2013 6:47 AM

Templates and more by prezi experts

Jo Blannin - The Know Tech Teacher's curator insight, November 10, 2013 11:44 PM

And try these great templates that are built into the  Prezi now...

peterlakeman's curator insight, December 3, 2013 3:15 AM

Veel templates voor Prezi, maar ook afbeeldingen sets.

Een aantal gratis en een aantal betaald. Mooie Prezi style graphics.

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San Antonio Youth Code Jam Gets Kids Into Coding - SiliconHills

San Antonio Youth Code Jam Gets Kids Into Coding - SiliconHills | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
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5 Great Tools to Teach Coding

5 Great Tools to Teach Coding | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
Every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science. Coding teaches you how to think. Below are resources for kids (and adults) to learn more about the exciting worl...
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BotLogic.us: A Game That Gets Kids EXCITED to Program

BotLogic.us is a fun, educational online puzzle game that introduces computer programming concepts to players as young as four.
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The Geek Immigrant's Guide to Learning Coding (aka Learn Like a Kid) - GeekDad

The Geek Immigrant's Guide to Learning Coding (aka Learn Like a Kid) - GeekDad | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
Being a Geek Immigrant mother to two Geek Native children, I set off to learn coding so I could turn around and help my kids learn coding. And I learned some valuable things along the way.
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A Librarian's Guide to Boosting the Maker Movement

A Librarian's Guide to Boosting the Maker Movement | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
A librarian's plan for boosting the maker movement.
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Why Women Should Learn STEM Skills Right Now - Edudemic

Why Women Should Learn STEM Skills Right Now - Edudemic | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
There's a big STEM skills gap right now and there's a relatively simple solution that needs to start happening: women must get involved.

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Forget The Music Lessons, We Need To Teach Kids Coding

Forget The Music Lessons, We Need To Teach Kids Coding | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
My son's school wants money to buy more ukeleles. Sorry, but while music may be part of a wide based learning system, we need to teach kids coding.
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Primary Tech Club

Primary Tech Club | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
Primary Tech Club is using Eventbrite to organize 7 upcoming events. Check out Primary Tech Club's events, learn more, or contact this organizer.
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Lessons Worth Sharing

Lessons Worth Sharing | Coding for Kids | Scoop.it
Use engaging videos on TED-Ed to create customized lessons. You can use, tweak, or completely redo any lesson featured on TED-Ed, or create lessons from scratch based on any video from YouTube.

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Katja Kranjec's curator insight, October 12, 2013 11:14 AM

Really good. A wide variety of engaging TEDx videos with comprehension checks and further discussion questions.

Jet Houwers's curator insight, October 18, 2013 3:15 AM

Volgens Hattie (2009) leren studenten  enorm van inhoudelijke feedback van docenten, maar ook van lessen geven aan elkaar. ik ga starten met hiermee experimenteren! #mli #yam

 

BI Media Specialists's curator insight, November 1, 2013 2:10 PM
Hmmm...maybe a lesson where students create lessons? You would definitely know if students knew the material!