Coding and Robotics Camp for Des Moines Refugee Support

Franklin Jr High 4801 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, Des Moines, IA, US

GOALLLLLLLL! This YouthCode coding and robotics camp is for middle school students served by Des Moines Refugee Support. With soccer as the weekly theme, daily lessons and activities will introduce students to the basics of coding and robotics through programming a micro:bit computing device and Finch Robot. Camp will cumulate in red team versus blue […]

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Tech Camp 2024

Franklin Jr High 4801 Franklin Avenue Room 1170, Des Moines, IA 50310, Des Moines, IA

Tech Camp is an immersive, invitation-only summer camp experience for central Iowa high school students. Since the first camp in 2013, a cohort of 8th or 9th grade students are invited each year with consideration given to socioeconomic status, gender and ethnicity/race. The new cohort, as well as the previous four cohorts, are invited to […]

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2024 CoderDojoDSM Python Camp

Franklin Jr High 4801 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, Des Moines, IA, US

Level Up Your Coding Skills With Python July 30 - August 2, 2024 The goal of this summer camp is to help students participating in the Tech Journey CoderDojoDSM program “level up” their coding skills by being introduced to Python, one of the leading programming languages in the world. Unlike standard CoderDojoDSM meetups where students […]

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Girls Who Code Des Moines Summer Camp

Franklin Jr High 4801 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, Des Moines, IA, US

Code in community and learn about women in tech! August 7 - 8, 2024 Girls Who Code (GWC) Des Moines is a program for students in grades six to twelve to build coding skills and community while learning about women in tech. A nationally recognized movement, GWC clubs are a sisterhood of supportive peers and […]

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CoderDojoDSM August 2024 Meetup

Franklin Jr High 4801 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, Des Moines, IA, US

Each month at CoderDojoDSM, students age 9+ work on coding, building a website, creating a game, programming a robot, or simply exploring technology in a less-structured, creative, and social environment. There is no group instruction. Rather, local professional technologists serving as volunteer mentors help students as they work on projects of their choice. Is your […]

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Homeschool Coding and Robotics Class: Intro to Scratch

Franklin Jr High 4801 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, Des Moines, IA, US

Why coding and robotics? It teaches students to create rather than consume. It builds confidence, allows students to take risks and fail while learning from mistakes as they iterate to better solutions (just like engineers). It allows for individual expression and enables creativity as students make stories come to life or create music, animations, games […]

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2024 Tech Journey Open Presented by Lean TECHniques

Waveland Golf Course 4908 University Ave, Des Moines, United States

Tee It Up For Tech Announcing the fourth annual Tech Journey Open presented by Lean TECHniques. This fall we're joining others in the Iowa tech community as we swing for a cause. Grab your best foursome or play individually and help us open doors to tech for Iowa youth. Thursday, September 12 with a 9:00 […]

CoderDojoDSM September 2024 Meetup

Franklin Jr High 4801 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, Des Moines, IA, US

Each month at CoderDojoDSM, students age 9+ work on coding, building a website, creating a game, programming a robot, or simply exploring technology in a less-structured, creative, and social environment. There is no group instruction. Rather, local professional technologists serving as volunteer mentors help students as they work on projects of their choice. Is your […]

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CoderDojoDSM October 2024 Meetup

Franklin Jr High 4801 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, Des Moines, IA, US

Each month at CoderDojoDSM, students age 9+ work on coding, building a website, creating a game, programming a robot, or simply exploring technology in a less-structured, creative, and social environment. There is no group instruction. Rather, local professional technologists serving as volunteer mentors help students as they work on projects of their choice. Is your […]

Free

CoderDojoDSM November 2024 Meetup

Franklin Jr High 4801 Franklin Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, Des Moines, IA, US

Each month at CoderDojoDSM, students age 9+ work on coding, building a website, creating a game, programming a robot, or simply exploring technology in a less-structured, creative, and social environment. There is no group instruction. Rather, local professional technologists serving as volunteer mentors help students as they work on projects of their choice. Is your […]

Free