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Blog Archive

2020

  

How to get kids learning online this summer

How to get kids learning online this summer

Or, why your kid should join the 2500+ who have already thrived in our virtual c...

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National Indigenous Peoples Day: Celebrating Canadians who are leading the way to ...

National Indigenous Peoples Day: Celebrating Canadians who are leading the way to ...

5 individuals and organizations who are creating positive change in education, t...

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Life Below Water: 5 Educational Activities to Get Kids Involved

Life Below Water: 5 Educational Activities to Get Kids Involved

Celebrate and protect the creatures who call our oceans and lakes home

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Teaching AI Ethics to Kids

Teaching AI Ethics to Kids

Why children need to understand the flaws and biases of artificial intelligence

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How to take climate action from your windowsill

How to take climate action from your windowsill

Even while staying inside, there’s so much kids can learn about the earth and ho...

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How to Manage Screen Time as a Family

How to Manage Screen Time as a Family

5 ways to control tech use in your household, and make time for what matters

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COVID-19: Staying at home but keeping windows to learning open

COVID-19: Staying at home but keeping windows to learning open

What one family is doing to keep learning while schools are closed

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4 Surprising Things Kids Gain From Coding Camp

4 Surprising Things Kids Gain From Coding Camp

Learning to code is a fun way to enrich a child's experience of learning from ho...

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Building Community Through Code

Building Community Through Code

How volunteering with Code Club helped one coder feel more connected to her work

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How to use Technology to Tackle Climate Change

How to use Technology to Tackle Climate Change

How tech tools can help kids learn about — and combat — climate change

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How to maintain good online habits in a world shaped by algorithms

How to maintain good online habits in a world shaped by algorithms

5 things you can do to build a bigger and better information bubble

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Coding through COVID-19: KCJ Moves Quality Education Online

Coding through COVID-19: KCJ Moves Quality Education Online

Education doesn’t stop just because kids aren’t in school. KCJ is taking all the...

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How to build a micro:bit weather station - and find unexpected joy on the way

How to build a micro:bit weather station - and find unexpected joy on the way

Zahraa, Web Developer at KCJ, shares her story about building a micro:bit weathe...

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3 tried & tested tricks for equity in the classroom

3 tried & tested tricks for equity in the classroom

This International Women’s Day, we must move from talking about getting girls in...

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Code in the Classroom: a look into our AI workshops

Code in the Classroom: a look into our AI workshops

Hey Google— Are there any artificial intelligence workshops catered to classroom...

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Do your bit to change the world: teach your child how to code!

Do your bit to change the world: teach your child how to code!

One parent tells us how they decided to teach their child to code - and how they...

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Strings, Stars, and Space Stations: How to Send Your Code into the Cosmos

Strings, Stars, and Space Stations: How to Send Your Code into the Cosmos

Send a personal message to the astronauts on the International Space Station wit...

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A New Year’s Resolution to Bring Coding to the Classroom

A New Year’s Resolution to Bring Coding to the Classroom

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Beyond Hour of Code: 4 Ways to Create Coding Habits That Last

Beyond Hour of Code: 4 Ways to Create Coding Habits That Last

Practice makes perfect— find out how to create coding habits through everyday ac...

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2019

  

Why you should think about launching a Code Club

Why you should think about launching a Code Club

Everything you need to know about starting and running a Code Club in your commu...

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How Any Class Can Participate in Hour of Code

How Any Class Can Participate in Hour of Code

With a bit of preparation, there is no obstacle too great to overcome—learn how ...

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5 School Subjects That Can Be Taught Using Code

5 School Subjects That Can Be Taught Using Code

Fill two needs with one deed— find out how educators can introduce coding while ...

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When STEM and Art Meet

When STEM and Art Meet

Putting the A in STEAM

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5 Surprising Ways to Incorporate Technology in the Classroom

5 Surprising Ways to Incorporate Technology in the Classroom

Technological tools are not exclusively reserved for STEAM subjects

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Responsible Recycling

Responsible Recycling

Avoiding the Garbage When it Comes to Old Electronics.

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A Second Round of CanCode

A Second Round of CanCode

Kids Code Jeunesse (KCJ) receives $8.1 million from CanCode to educate kids abou...

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Five Ways Games Help Children Learn

Five Ways Games Help Children Learn

It’s not about taking the fun away — it’s about adding an educational twist...

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Teaching with Technology!

Teaching with Technology!

How ESL teacher Alexandra Coutlée is integrating technology into the classroom.

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Coding for the Community!

Coding for the Community!

How Code can Help Achieve Sustainable Development Goals.

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Science Odyssey 2019: Code, Create & Celebrate Clean Water!

Science Odyssey 2019: Code, Create & Celebrate Clean Water!

Fusing the UN’s Global Goals with coding to raise awareness about the importance...

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New Code Clubs Across the Province of Quebec

New Code Clubs Across the Province of Quebec

More than 8000 kids from Quebec will have access to Code Club in public librarie...

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Why Teach Kids About AI?

Why Teach Kids About AI?

Kids properly understanding the world around them will lead to the global greate...

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Demystifying Artificial Intelligence

Demystifying Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence is not as scary as you think. Let us show you why.

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5 Initiatives by Kids That Use Tech for the Greater Good

5 Initiatives by Kids That Use Tech for the Greater Good

Meet some of the youngest creators who are changing their digital landscape for ...

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CanCode: A Year in Review

CanCode: A Year in Review

An opportunity to teach, inspire, and empower all Canadian kids with code and di...

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Canadian Women Bringing STEM into the Community

Canadian Women Bringing STEM into the Community

To celebrate International Women’s Month, we’re shining a light on a few women w...

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Code in the Stars with Astro Pi

Code in the Stars with Astro Pi

Code in the Stars with Astro Pi Mission Zero challenge participation.

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5 Everyday Life Skills Your Child Will Gain by Learning to Code

5 Everyday Life Skills Your Child Will Gain by Learning to Code

Five important skills with details that children will gain by learning to code.

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Code in the Classroom: A look into KCJ’s micro:bit workshop

Code in the Classroom: A look into KCJ’s micro:bit workshop

Sitting in on a Kids Code Jeunesse micro:bit workshop in the classrom.

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2018

  

It’s snowing micro:bits!

It’s snowing micro:bits!

'Tis the season of giving, and our gift to you this year is code.

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Celebrating Code Club Canada!

Celebrating Code Club Canada!

Code Club Canada reaches new heights in 2018 — 548 clubs and counting!

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Basketball + Coding = Hoops & Loops!

Basketball + Coding = Hoops & Loops!

Kids Code Jeunesse teamed up with NBA Canada this year and hosted two workshops,...

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Science Literacy Week: Celebrating science and space through code

Science Literacy Week: Celebrating science and space through code

Kids Code Jeunesse joined in on Canada’s largest scientific celebration this yea...

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Instructor Portrait: Yasmin, Chief Project Manager, Education

Instructor Portrait: Yasmin, Chief Project Manager, Education

Yasmin, an instructor with Kids Code Jeunesse, is passionate about teaching and ...

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5 Ways to Optimize Your Code Create Teach Experience!

5 Ways to Optimize Your Code Create Teach Experience!

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Montreal Teachers Pioneer Coding in Classrooms!

Montreal Teachers Pioneer Coding in Classrooms!

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Code Create Teach: A national campaign to inspire and empower teachers to bring digital skills into the classroom.

Code Create Teach: A national campaign to inspire and empower teachers to bring digital skills into the classroom.

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2017

  

Kids Code Jeunesse welcomes a new Operations Director

Kids Code Jeunesse welcomes a new Operations Director

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Celebrating Hour of Code one micro:bit at a time

Celebrating Hour of Code one micro:bit at a time

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Code Club Canada - Astro Pi makes its way to Canada for the first time!

Code Club Canada - Astro Pi makes its way to Canada for the first time!

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Celebrating Code, Science, and Literature with Science Literacy Week!

Celebrating Code, Science, and Literature with Science Literacy Week!

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Kids Code Jeunesse launches Canadian chapter of International network, Code Club

Kids Code Jeunesse launches Canadian chapter of International network, Code Club

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KCJ & Code MTL - Teaching more than 3,000 kids in Montreal to code!

KCJ & Code MTL - Teaching more than 3,000 kids in Montreal to code!

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Kids Code Jeunesse Annual Report: 2016-2017

Kids Code Jeunesse Annual Report: 2016-2017

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Science Odyssey: A Full Week of STEM!

Science Odyssey: A Full Week of STEM!

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How and Why Kids Code Jeunesse is working to Teach the Teachers

How and Why Kids Code Jeunesse is working to Teach the Teachers

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