Kodable Life Hacks: ‘Getting Started’ YouTube Playlist

I have a confession to make. This is very hard for me to admit now, but I didn’t always complete the assigned reading when there was a movie available. 😯 Well, now we are letting you off the hook and giving you the same option with Kodable.

Tips for Teachers Planning the Perfect Coding Curriculum

For many educators seeking to plan a coding curriculum without having mastered the basics of computer science, it often appears to be a lot like buying a prom ticket before having secured a date. Because of this, we have gone to great lengths at Kodable to prepare you to teach your kids to code and offer some friendly tips.

This Week in #KidsCanCode: Aligning Coding with the Common Core

“I want to introduce technology and coding to my lesson plans, but I am not quite sure how to align this with the Common Core State Standards?” This is a common question for many teachers, and often half the battle is finding the right resources to make this possible. In last night’s #KidsCanCode chat, we discussed a number of resources to help guide teachers in properly aligning their curriculum with the Common Core. Here are some of the resources we came across.

How I Taught Myself to Code: Cures for the Common Code

In Part One of our series, I told you about how I came to teach myself programming. In Part Two I detailed exactly how I did it. In this final installment of our 3-part series on teaching yourself to code, I’d like to share some lessons that I’ve learned on my programming journey. Hopefully they can help you learn just a little faster than I did!

How I Taught Myself to Code: Avoiding the Cliff

In the first part of this series I told you about my introduction into the world of programming. Now, I will give you a step-by-step account of exactly what I did to learn, and teach you how to avoid the programming cliff!

How I Taught Myself to Code: Hello World!

There are so many resources out there for “learning to code” these days that it can be next to impossible to know where to start. In this 3-part series, I will share with you my journey from learning to code at 6 to founding Kodable. Hopefully this will inspire your own programming journey!

#KidsCanCode News: Using Classroom Tech Effectively

A collection of this week’s best #KidsCanCode articles showcasing student achievement in computer science and STEM fields, as well as helpful resources for those who teach them. 🙂