Taking the Hour of Code Home

Many schools are participating in the Hour of Code this week, but #CSEdWeek lasts all week long. So how do you extend the learning at home…especially if parents don’t know how to code? San Antonio’s Youth Code Jam founding executive director, Debi Pfitzenmaier, has some ideas. “We play around with a lot of programs to […]

By |December 5th, 2016|Latest News, Resources|0 Comments

Calling all Makers

Got an itch to make something cool? Head out this weekend to the San Antonio Maker Faire at the downtown public library. It’s San Antonio’s largest Do It Yourself festival! Youth Code Jam will be there teaching Scratch and all kinds of cool unplugged activities. Stop by and find out more about our programs and […]

By |March 23rd, 2016|Latest News, Resources|0 Comments

A ton of learn to code resources

Resources: Learn to Code

There are so many great resources out there that can teach you how to move beyond consuming what somebody else made to creating your own, cool stuff. In this curated list, you’ll find some of our favorite websites that teach programming (mostly free!), as well as summer camps, school-based clubs, coding bootcamps […]

By |December 9th, 2015|Latest News, Resources|0 Comments