November 2018
« Jun    


The Microbit Foundation

Camara Education


Pimoroni Shop

Slua on Flickr

Free counters!

DojoCon 2016

DojoCon 2016 takes place next weekend in the

Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire

and concludes on Sunday, 22nd October 2016, with a DojoCamp in the Peoples Park, Dun Laoghaire. This will be a family friendly event. Click on the logo above for information and tickets. I will […]

OTG Cables

I have received a few queries regarding the OTG cables I use with the Raspberry Pi Zero. The truth is I get them from wherever I can. Initially I bought samples from China through eBay but I eventually purchased the last few packets from the UK through Amazon UK. Click on the above image […]

Coding in Primary Schools

And they said pigs couldn’t fly – blind or not!

It was reported on the 8:00 a.m. RTE Radio News bulletin this morning that the Minister for Education, Mr Richard Bruton T.D. has requested the NCCA (National Council for Curriculum and Assessment) to consider a possible structure […]

Coding Course with Bridge 21

My coding course with Bridge 21 finished today. It was advertised as a course for Advanced Cycle teachers and mentors in the extra curricular voluntary sectors. The 2 day course cum workshop covered Python, Scratch, the Raspberry Pi and basic electronics. The course was delivered over 2 days – Monday and Tuesday for 5 […]

CESI Conference 2016

It is that time of year again! CESI Conference 2016 is back in Dublin. Check out the blurb below lifted directly from the CESI website.

27th February 2016 – Dublin City University

Pre-conference TeachMeet: 26th February – Regency Hotel, Dublin

On Saturday 27th February 2016 the Computers in […]

TOG 7th Birthday Bash

The folks at TOG have extended an open invitation to all makers and would-be-makers to come along on Saturday, January 30th at 7:00 pm to TOG’s 7th birthday party and official opening celebration of the new location. The gang at TOG want to to make it a party to remember.

It […]