Model CoderDojo Constitution

Constitution of CoderDojo _______________ 1. Title CoderDojo _______________________. 2. Objective To facilitate a free, safe, and fun learning opportunity for young people aged 7 to 17, where they can learn to code, and discover and understand technology in a sociable and informal learning environment. At CoderDojo _______, they can learn how to build websites, apps, […]

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CoderDojo Ireland Chairperson, Sandra Maguire wins Volunteer Ireland Award!

Chairperson of the CoderDojo Ireland Foundation, Sandra Maguire has won a Volunteer of the Year award in the Children and Youth category, for her diligent work with CoderDojo throughout the years. In early December at The Volunteer Ireland Awards Sandra was honoured for bringing hundreds of children the opportunity to learn how to code  through […]

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CoderDojo Ireland chairperson, Sandra Maguire, shortlisted for her work with CoderDojo

The Chairperson of CoderDojo Ireland, Sandra Maguire, has been shortlisted for her dedicated work with CoderDojo by Volunteer Ireland in the Children and Youth category. Sandra founded CoderDojo Dun Laoghaire, which ran its first session in January 2013 and since then has been deeply involved in the CoderDojo community. She led a team of volunteers […]

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Does your Dojo need a bank account?

Your Dojo may be in receipt of donations and you would rather no-one has to be responsible for holding cash. Or your Dojo may wish to apply for a grant from the local Council. In such situations, you probably need a “bank” account where you can pass on BIC & IBAN details. CoderDojo Dún Laoghaire […]

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Welcoming Heber Rowan to CoderDojo Ireland

We’d like to welcome Heber Rowan to the CoderDojo community. Heber is the new National Coordinator for CoderDojo Ireland. With the support of funding from Science Foundation Ireland, Heber will be based between Dublin and Sligo, where he hails from, and he is looking forward to diving into the world of CoderDojo to support the […]

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Temporary CoderDojo Ireland co-ordinator position available

CoderDojo Ireland is recruiting a Co-ordinator for immediate start until the end of the year. Reporting to the Chairperson of the Board, the Co-ordinator will ideally have experience as a CoderDojo (or similar group) Volunteer, Mentor or Champion. They will need to be a self-starter, highly organised and dynamic, with good communication skills and prepared […]

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Join the Board of CoderDojo Ireland

The Board of CoderDojo Ireland seeks new Members to help in our vision of enhancing, improving and advancing education, specifically in creation of digital creators, innovators and entrepreneurs. What’s involved in being a Board Member? Three or four meetings a year plus occasional phone meetings Depending on your area of expertise and experience, as much […]

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CoderDojo Ireland Host Limerick Mentor Meet up
Meet Up

Hard to believe a week has passed since we we hosted our Meetup for CoderDojo mentors from Limerick and the surrounding areas. Mentors travelled to join us from Dojos in Limerick, Shannon, Ennis, Nenagh and Spanish Point, on what was a rare sunny Saturday afternoon – proving yet again that CoderDojo mentors are really some […]

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New CoderDojo Ireland National Co-ordinator to help bring coding to thousands more Irish kids

  The Board of CoderDojo Ireland are delighted to announce that Barbara Hegarty has commenced work as CoderDojo Ireland National Co-ordinator, a position created with funding from Science Foundation Ireland. Barbara will help grow CoderDojo in Ireland by supporting existing Dojos, helping to set up new Dojos, and developing corporate partnerships. Additionally, she will organise […]

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