Tag: code.org

Let’s Go Celebrate Together: Best of Indiegogo 2014

Are you still typing 2014 instead of 2015? While every year in January it takes me a little while to remember it’s a new year, I never forget to take a moment to thank all the people who made my life a little bit better the past 12 months. Here at Indiegogo we know that together we … read more

An Hour of Code’s Hadi Partovi on Changing Education and Making History

Last year Code.org co-founder and CEO Hadi Partovi told Forbes that computer science was essentially, “…the next step up from Legos.” Coding involves creative problem solving—the way most multiple-choice tests and typical school curriculums, for that matter, don’t. Partovi co-founded Code.org with his brother Ali, to help introduce coding to students and make learning computer … read more

Campaign Highlight: An Hour of Code for Every Student

Every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science. That’s what Code.org—a Seattle-based nonprofit set up to encourage computer-science education says, and they’ve launched the Hour of Code for Every Student campaign, to help make it happen. The campaigners, led by Code.org founder and chief executive Hadi Partovi aim to raise … read more