“This course is not ordinary like any other course. The way we have our own company and do customer orders not only makes it fun and entertaining to learn Python, but gives us an idea of working and being independent in the future”, said 8th grade student.
Code School Finland to provide coding, robotics and AI learning modules for the first Finnish Experience Flagship School in Malaysia, the UCSI International School (UIS) Kuala Lumpur.
San Jorge School, a forerunner to offer Finnish STEAM and coding education in Mexico, will follow Code School Finland’s coding and robotics curriculum for primary school grades 4-6.
A 2020-2023 development program New literacy skills aims to further strengthen media literacy, ICT skills and programming skills in childhood education and pre-primary and basic education.
Our recent case study shows how students’ interest toward coding, co-operativity and collaborative problem-solving were effectively promoted during a 16-week coding course.
A recent case study on teachers’ perceptions before and after taking the 21st Century Coding Pedagogy online course shows that participants’ confidence levels about teaching coding increased. They felt better equipped to teach coding, although they did not get any additional training on coding content knowledge.
Related to a recent training program with participants from Malaysia and Hungary, I prepared a research study about how attending our course would change the participants’ perceptions and attitudes towards their own role as a coding teacher. Sign up to receive full details.
In preparation for the nationwide roll-out plan of coding & robotics announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa and the department of basic education, forward-looking schools are already running coding courses in classrooms.