Lenovo and Bomberbot start cooperation to strengthen the technology and programming skills of basic school students

The co-operation of Lenovo and Bomberbot aims to help Finnish basic schools in the pedagogical and high-quality implementation of the new curriculum (OPS2016) and to provide classroom teachers with tools for the transversal teaching of technology and digital literacy. In the reformed national core curriculum of basic education, digital literacy and technology know-how are part [...]

By |June 28th, 2017|21st century skills, Cooperation, News|0 Comments

Hour of Code 2016

The Hour of Code week runs from December 5-11, 2016. The Hour of Code is a worldwide movement which reaches tens of millions of students in more than 180 countries. The event is organized by Code.org, a non-profit dedicated to increasing interest in computer science. The goal of the Hour of Code is to introduce [...]

By |December 5th, 2016|21st century skills, Hour of Code, Teachers|0 Comments

Byte Sized Bomberbot Classes for Adults: Boolean Values

What’s up with Google's logo here?   It’s made in honour of George Boole, who was born exactly 200 years ago on 2 November 1815. He was a mathematician whose work impacted modern logic, algebra and math, and paved the way for modern computer science. He is most famous for constructing a theory on the Boolean, [...]

By |April 25th, 2016|21st century skills, Parents, Teachers|0 Comments

Languages of the Future: Mandarin vs. JavaScript

Which Language to Learn and Why Do you want to equip your kids with skills that give them a lifelong advantage? Want to learn something new yourself and impress strangers? It’s as easy as learning a cool new language. Here’s all you need to know for deciding whether you and your kids should learn Mandarin [...]

By |April 13th, 2016|21st century skills, Teachers|0 Comments

How to teach coding

As coding becomes introduced to classrooms all over the world, we should make sure to teach computer science the right way - by empowering children to mess it up!   Children learning about loops with a visual programming language used in Bomberbot What went wrong when I learned to code I learned to program through online [...]

By |March 8th, 2016|21st century skills, Development child, Teachers|0 Comments