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Highlights

Some of the many highlights from KCJ and our community.

2021

April

2021-04-12

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KCJ receives SDG Funding Program Grant

2021-04-05

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15 year old coder launches kits to promote Agriculture Technology

March

2021-03-30

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See the #kids2030 Challenge submissions on display in our gallery

2021-03-26

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Girls and Women Talking Tech

2021-03-23

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Global News: KCJ Introduces Students to AI & Machine Learning

2021-03-16

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Special guests join AI workshops in high schools

2021-03-04

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Educating for the future - Citoyen 2.0

2021-03-02

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Eating plastic-free to reduce pollution

February

2021-02-25

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KCJ on Are You A Robot Podcast

2021-02-23

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Nothing like receiving snail mail thank you letters!

2021-02-18

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Ocean School dives into the #kids2030 Challenge

2021-02-10

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Machine learning for human learners: opportunities, issues, tensions and threats

2021-02-10

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Kids are sending their code to space

2021-02-08

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KCJ on RE•WORK’s Women in AI podcast

2021-02-04

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KCJ on South Shore Vibe

2021-02-01

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AI, Ethics & Empathy discussion panel - catch the replay!

January

2021-01-26

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Amazon Future Engineer To Fund AI & Coding Workshops in High Schools

2021-01-26

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#kids2030 initiative named one of the Top 100 Recovery Projects

2021-01-18

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KCJ at UNESCO's International Forum on Artificial Intelligence and the Futures of Education 2020

2021-01-15

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Kate Arthur named one of Canada’s top 100 most powerful women

2020

December

2020-12-21

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Give a warm welcome to the new members of KCJ's Board of Directors

2020-12-15

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Ubisoft Montreal joins as first sponsor of Code Québec initiative

2020-12-10

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Kate Arthur receives the Information and Education Award at the 27th Annual Women of Distinction Awards

2020-12-04

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Kate Arthur named one of the 100 entrepreneurs changing the world!

November

2020-11-26

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Code in the Classroom goes virtual

2020-11-02

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Help achieve the SDGs with tech: take the #kids2030 Challenge!

2020-11-17

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CEO Kate Arthur advocated for children's privacy rights with UNICEF's Steven Vosloo

2020-11-11

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Thank you to all who attended our virtual film screening of Coded Bias

2020-11-02

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KCJ wins the Printemps Numérique Youth Recognition Award

October

2020-10-21

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2020 Stevie Awards: KCJ wins gold!

2020-10-14

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We All Deserve to Know More About AI

2020-10-07

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Teachers in Ontario are ready to tackle the new coding curriculum!

2020-10-02

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Social Impact Awards: KCJ received an honourable mention!

September

2020-09-23

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KCJ hosts UNESCO Youth Open Dialogue on AI Ethics

2020-09-14

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Hustling with the Heart: CEO Kate Arthur shares her story

2020-09-08

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CBC: Want to get your kids into coding?

2020-09-01

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Breakfast Television: Coding’s role in Ontario’s new math curriculum

August

2020-08-28

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CIRA: Five fun (and educational!) ways for kids to spend screen time

2020-08-26

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We’re proud to have helped develop a new K-12 Computer Science Education Framework!

2020-08-21

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FirstCry Parenting: KCJ helps kids start coding

2020-08-13

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Summer of Learning: a blog series for educators learning to code

2020-08-11

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Construction meets code in Manitoba

2020-08-07

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How we’re future-proofing kids’ education

2020-08-05

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We spoke at the first AI conference hosted on Animal Crossing!

July

2020-07-31

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This family put our micro:bit weather station to work in their own yard!

2020-07-21

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KCJ at the Together|Ensemble conference: the SDGs and K-12 Education

2020-07-16

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Thanks for sharing our micro:bit weather station project, Micro:bit Educational Foundation!

2020-07-14

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We’re excited to help Ontario teachers navigate the new coding curriculum

2020-07-10

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IBM & KCJ worked together to bring STEM skills to kids during the pandemic

2020-07-08

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IPsoft's Women in AI series features KCJ's Kate Arthur

2020-07-02

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Thank you, Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) for investing in #kids2030!

June

2020-06-30

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Our very own Maddy Bazett in conversation with Code Club World

2020-06-25

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Ontario announces new digital skills-focused math curriculum, with consultation by KCJ!

2020-06-19

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This Scratch project lets you paint with your voice!

2020-06-17

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Meet the KCJ Ambassadors!

2020-06-12

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KCJ at CogX

2020-06-10

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Aide Pédago - How KCJ is teaching kids and educators remotely

2020-06-05

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MP Ali Ehsassi Joins Code Club

2020-06-03

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Accélérer 2030 pour le Québec has launched

May

2020-05-28

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Find us on Open School

2020-05-27

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Bring a smile to your community with a high five!

2020-05-22

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CEFRIO: Stimulating young minds

2020-05-15

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Coding with Special Guest Minister Steven Guilbeault

2020-05-12

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micro:bit Case Studies: KCJ

April

2020-04-29

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Code an Earth Day video game with Scratch!

2020-04-28

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Celebrating Earth Day with code

2020-04-23

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CCUNESCO: How Canadian organizations are responding to the COVID-19 crisis.

2020-04-17

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It’s been one month since we went virtual!

2020-04-15

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CUSEC: Kate Arthur on AI Education

2020-04-09

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CBC Radio: How to keep kids busy during the pandemic

2020-04-08

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Discover the virtual activities and resources from Ubisoft's partners.

2020-04-01

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Radio-Canada: How Kids Code Jeunesse is continuing to offer quality education online.

March

2020-03-31

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micro:bit arcade: Pong

2020-03-24

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Teaching online? KCJ is ready!

2020-03-23

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KCJ at Beauce Numérique

2020-03-19

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Code Club goes virtual!

2020-03-12

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Kids Code Jeunesse launches campaign to teach children about algorithms - Radio Canada International

2020-03-10

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Kate Arthur wins Leadership Excellence Award

2020-03-04

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The Algorithm Literacy Project launches!

February

2020-02-28

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Code Clubs help kids develop an interest in science and technology - Ubisoft

2020-02-24

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Morell, P.E.I. youth sending computer coded messages to the International Space Station

2020-02-19

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Turn your micro:bit into a weather station!

2020-02-18

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5 school subjects that can be taught using code (other than math!)

2020-02-09

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Kids across Canada are launching their code into space!

2020-02-07

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Kids send code to the cosmos from the Halifax Central Library

2020-02-05

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Watch these students send a message by radio from one end of the school to the other using micro:bits!

January

2020-01-31

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Canadian Edtech leaders help kids learn about climate change with coding

2020-01-24

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Kelly and Company Podcast: inside KCJ’s Code in the Classroom workshops

2020-01-23

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KCJ and InkSmith partner to integrate Global Goals and coding into Canadian classrooms

2020-01-17

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L’Usine Digitale: In Canada, artificial intelligence courses are taught as early as elementary school.

2020-01-16

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RE•WORK Podcast: Interview with Lucie Luneau, AI Project Manager at KCJ

2020-01-10

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Radio-Canada: Interview with Henri Willox, teacher and leader of the first Code Club in Gaspésie.

2020-01-09

We’re back from the holidays and so are our Code in the Classroom workshops!

2019

December

2019-12-17

So many teachers and students across Canada took part in Hour of Code 2019!

2019-12-10

Did you know your micro:bit can make sounds?

2019-12-07

This week was packed with Teacher Trainings all over the country!

November

2019-11-29

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Mobile Syrup: Inside the past, present and future of Canada’s rapidly-growing game industry

2019-11-27

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Kate Arthur named VISA Entrepreneur / Innovation Leader of the Year

2019-11-18

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Radio-Canada: Canada's Video Game Industry Continues to Grow

October

2019-10-28

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This teacher recreated our spooky micro:bit project

2019-10-22

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Playing micro:bit basketball in class

2019-10-15

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Learn how to play basketball with micro:bits in our latest YouTube tutorial