Hour of Code Resources

December 5 marked the beginning of “Hour of Code” participation across the United States.  Even though we have several blog entries dedicated to programming and coding, I thought it would be helpful to have a short entry that lists a Continue reading Hour of Code Resources

Learn to Program on the iPad using Hopscotch

Hopscotch is a shockingly simple and comprehensive app that allows students to experience writing code and programming on the iPad. Chances are that if you look over a student’s shoulder who is using Hopscotch, you might think they were just playing Continue reading Learn to Program on the iPad using Hopscotch

New Apps available for K-2 iPad Carts

HI Everyone, We are excited to be able to add some apps exclusively for our youngest students and their teachers this week!  These apps have been pushed to self-service for all K-2 iPad carts that are currently managed as part Continue reading New Apps available for K-2 iPad Carts

Canaryflow Builder and Scheduler by end of October!

You may have seen a new “builder” button in the Course view of Canaryflow on your computer.  This enhancement will soon arrive on the iPad app as well.  The builder tool has been added to assist teachers who want to Continue reading Canaryflow Builder and Scheduler by end of October!

Writing Code Independently

Nearly every time I walk into Ponderosa Elementary I see Bill Ruiter, a truly dedicated volunteer at the school who teaches the kids to program every week.  Bill’s passion for writing code is contagious, and his students are always excited to Continue reading Writing Code Independently