Designing for STEM kicks off in Nimbus

On Tuesday February 6th, the Designing for STEM organisers ran a pilot workshop in the NIMBUS Center with Fourth Year Creative Digital Media students in preparation for the release of their project into secondary schools. The Designing for STEM project is a project funded by the UMI Project, an organisation dedicated to encouraging and enhancing…

UMI Pilots ready for take off!

We are currently busy preparing and planning for our upcoming UMI pilots which will take place in Loreto Secondary School Fermoy, Co. Cork with four classes of transition year students. The pilots will take place over the course of two days, with two classes taking part in a workshop each day. This workshop (the UMI…

Skeleton of Coderdojo Paper – V2

Abstract: This paper will discuss the necessary or essential characteristics that are required to form a Community of Practice and I will investigate how these characteristics materialise in an existing community, using the Coderdojo as the example. I will discuss what the characteristics are, how I came to these characteristics and why they are essential…