The Missing Link We Needed

This post was contributed by educator Kim Martin.  Project: Innovation / Maker Space Time Kim has been an educator for over 20 years and specialises in assistive and inclusive digital technologies. She’s a Google Certified Innovator and Apple Distinguished Educator and life long learner who enjoys sharing her passion for digital technologies as an enabler … Read more

Do you know the next Tech Girl Superhero?

Code the Future is excited to announce an exciting partnership with Tech Girls Movement. Tech Girls Movement is a non-profit organisation promoting positive female Information Technology role models to encourage and raise awareness of technology careers options for girls. The book, Tech Girls Are Superheroes, forms the basis for the campaign. The Tech Girl Movement … Read more

Don’t Miss Our Next Event

Come along to our first co-hosted event between Code the Future and Code Club Australia. This event is an amazing opportunity for our community to come together. Teachers will be able to connect with volunteers ‘in real life’ and meet developers that may be able to volunteer in their area. We can’t wait to get you … Read more

Code the Future is heading to BuzzConf

We are super excited to share that Code the Future will be heading to BuzzConf in November. BuzzConf is a tech conference like no other…quoted by founders Rick Giner & Ben Dechrai as the “world’s first emerging technology festival” full of acclaimed thought-leaders and innovators. This conference or festival is different to the usual tech … Read more

It’s official- Coding in Australian Schools

On Friday 18th September the long awaited endorsement of the Digital Technologies component of the National Australian Curriculum occurred. We blogged about this new curriculum a while ago…eagerly waiting its endorsement. Former Education Minister Christopher Pyne discussed the importance of the new curriculum stating that this is “where students can learn important skills in problem … Read more

Swift Programming Curriculum

What is Swift? Swift is the programming language by Apple for iOS, OS X, and watchOS. Learn more about Swift here. Get going with Playgrounds Playgrounds make learning to write Swift code simple and fun. Students are able to type a line of code and the result appears immediately. It allows students to manipulate and hack … Read more

Code the Future at #DigiCon15

Wow! Last Saturday the Code the Future team was lucky enough to attend #DigiCon15, the state conference of Digital Learning and Teaching Victoria. We ran a day as part of the conference ‘Fringe Festival’ where delegates could drop in and out of our room to learn about who we are and what we do as … Read more

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