Starting an After School Coding Program

This interactive session explores a variety of platforms, perspectives, and resources to get started with an after school coding program. We explore three different coding platforms we use and have students present on what they do in each of these platforms. In addition, we discuss how we facilitate our coding classes and provide resources to get started. Click the computer programming links above for even more resources.

Presentation Slides

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Additional Resources

More Computer Programming Resources

JavaScript Resources

Media Arts and Technology Makerspace

Scratch Resources


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