16/08/2018

Girls at Coolest Projects International 2018

Charlotte and Sophie with their project at Coolest Projects 2018, proudly holding Scottish flags.

Girls at Coolest Projects International 2018 Recently, during CoderDojo’s seventh birthday party, the CoderDojo team made a commitment to recruit 5000 new female volunteers into the community by 2021. And we decided to highlight some of the amazing projects made by girls who attended Coolest Projects International 2018! Today we hear about a couple of…

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31/07/2018

Coolest Projects North America – Resources

Coolest Projects North America – Resources Want to help inspire young tech creators to get involved in Coolest Projects North America? Our project showcase takes place at the Discovery Cube Orange County in Santa Ana, California on Sunday, September 23, 2018. Whether you’re in a Code Club, in a Dojo, a Raspberry Pi Certified Educator,…

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30/07/2018

Coolest Projects International 2018: Kobe and Light Up My Helmet

Over the coming weeks we will be featuring some amazing stories from participants of this year’s Coolest Projects International. Today we’re hearing from Kobe, a Ninja from the Zandhoven Dojo in Belgium. Kobe is a 16-year-old industrial sciences student, and I interviewed him about his impressive project Light Up My Helmet, which focuses on bike…

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24/07/2018

Greg Foot hosting Coolest Projects North America!

We are delighted to announce that Greg Foot will be the host for Coolest Projects North America. Greg is an amazing science presenter with tens of millions of youtube views and multiple TV series with the BBC. This isn’t Greg’s first Coolest Projects either, back in April he hosted Coolest Projects UK in London. He…

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22/06/2018

Apply for a travel stipend for Coolest Projects North America

We can help you get to Southern California to showcase your project. If you’re a kid in North America and you’re making something cool with technology, you can now apply for a stipend to help offset the cost to travel to Southern California for Coolest Projects.   As you might have heard, Coolest Projects is coming to…

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07/06/2018

A message from Coolest Projects Events Manager, Sinead

Coolest Projects International was my first major event as part of the CoderDojo Foundation team and I was both nervous and excited to begin the process and preparation for the event. With the move to a bigger space this year, Coolest Projects took on an exciting new challenge after leaving its home of 2 years…

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05/06/2018

Category Winners at Coolest Projects International

Category Winners at Coolest Projects International The seventh annual Coolest Projects International 2018 which took place in Dublin on Saturday May 26th did not disappoint, with an array of Projects across six category areas; Scratch, Websites, Games and Web Games, Mobile Applications, Hardware and Evolution. An expert panel of judges awarded prizes in these six project categories as well as five…

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28/05/2018

Winners of the Six Special Prizes at Coolest Projects International

Harvey, from Dublin scooped the ‘Future Maker’ prize at the seventh annual Coolest Projects International 2018 in Dublin on Saturday for his project Intelligentia. The Future Maker prize, sponsored by Liberty Global celebrates young people who use their coding and creative technology skills to bring about a positive social impact and change in their communities.   “Every…

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18/05/2018

Learn coding in 3D at Coolest Projects with Ancient Brain

Learn coding in 3D at Coolest Projects with Ancient Brain Coolest Projects International is taking place in the RDS, Dublin, on the 26 May! This will be the fourth year the event will be held in the RDS and the first year where the event will be held in the world leading Simmonscourt complex. This year…

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16/05/2018

Coolest Projects Sofia 2018

Coolest Projects Sofia 2018 As CoderDojo and the Coolest Projects movement grows in popularity, there have also been several exciting regional events over the past number of weeks, including Coolest Projects UK, Coolest Projects Belgium and last weekend, Coolest Projects Sofia!   An unforgettable regional event I was very lucky to have the opportunity to…

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