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Code Combat - Learn programming through playing / Code Combat - spielerisch Programmieren lernen

Are you a parent interested in teaching your child(ren) programming? Are you a teacher and want your class to learn programming in a way that is fun and educative? 1,169 more words

Misc / Diverses

Review: Web Design by CompuScholar, Inc.

For a while now we’ve debated building our own website. Finding a web designer can be pricey, and online forums can be restricting. So when we were offered an opportunity to review… 849 more words


CompuScholar, Inc. {Review}

I was immediately intrigued by the courses offered by CompuScholar, Inc. the company formerly known as Homeschool Programming.  We use the computer in our school every single day and yet have never taken the time to do any sort of course or increase our understanding of information technology.   657 more words


CompuScholar, Inc - Digital Savvy (A Review)


CompuScholar, Inc and Digital Savvy

This is a review of CompuScholar, Inc, formerly known as  Homeschool Programming. Although there are many courses available such as… 711 more words


Dash and Dot

Sounds like Morse code, right?  These two robots are waaaaay beyond that (in the photo, Dash is hogging the camera and Dot is waiting for a turn).   326 more words

Technology Cools

Using Scratch with Minecraft & Scriptcraft - step by step instructions

As described in my previous posts, I found  Scriptcraft, the Minecraft plugin created by Walter Higgins, to be a very powerful tool for Minecraft modding and also for learning Javascript. 2,314 more words


Using Scratch & Scriptcraft (& more) to teach kids programming in Minecraft - updated configuration


The first solution that I found to make Scratch work together with Minecraft & Scriptcraft, described here, used Node RED to transform http commands sent by Scratch into mqtt packets, brokered by a mosquitto server and finally received by Scriptcraft MQTT extension. 450 more words