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Coolest Projects 2017

Saturday 17th June 2017 RDS – Dublin, Ireland A world leading showcase that inspires the next generation of digital creators, innovators, changemakers and entrepreneurs!

 

CoderDojo Coolest Projects 2017

Raspberry Pi flavoured CoderDojo Code Club

    

It seems like a significant convergence of extra-curricular coding clubs occurred last week. I received the news on the day from the CoderDojo Zen https://coderdojo.com/news/2017/05/26/coderdojo-and-raspberry-pi-join-forces/ but it still was a bit of a surprise. I posted the press release from the Raspberry Pi Foundation the following day. 

Seemingly, the merger has given rise to […]

Micro:bit boards are a bit too pricey in Maplin's Irish Website

 

I missed this event. I must have been in a parallel dimension as I did not see or hear of it on the media until it was too late. Not that I would have taken part but I missed the buzz.

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 […]

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 […]

School radio setup

I received a DM on the 23rd of July from an enthusiastic high school teacher in San Francisco regarding my podcast studio setup. Unfortunately, I have retired and the studio featured on my twitter site is based in my former school. However, I have advised and assisted several schools in Ireland, the UK, Germany and […]