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Hi Lucie,

Well, now I have 2 new coding apps to check out this weekend! A quick look
at vidcode shows me that it is...

easiest for non-technical teachers to leverage (with joy!)

Always a plus!

Thanks,
Rod



On Thu, Dec 15, 2016 at 12:54 PM, Lucie deLaBruere <[log in to unmask]>
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> So many great resources for teaching coding, its hard to keep up.
>
> Here's one that takes on an innovative approach
> Personalizing Learning with Coding your own Video Projects
>
> http://www.vidcode.io/
>
> They have great curriculum resources if you sign in as a teacher
>
> If you sign in as a student there are "MORE UNLOCKED"  projects than if
> you sign up as a teacher.
>
> They are really tuned in with some of the trends that appeal to teens.
> This summer my students CODED a PoKeMon Go  level
> This Fall I noticed they had students coding a SnapChat Filter.
>
> I heard that they are currently in discussions with WeVideo  - so for
> those of us who have WeVideo licenses, we might want to stay tuned for that.
>
> It's a Freemium type product -- so if there is interest going deeper than
> the Free Version  - ping me
> I'm meeting with them to look at piloting some ideas  for Vermont later
> today
>
> Lucie
>
>
>
> On Thu, Dec 15, 2016 at 12:46 PM, Rodney Batschelet <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I have used the w3schools site in the past, but have had better results
>> with this one...
>>
>> https://www.codecademy.com
>>
>> I have not yet checked out sololearn but will be doing so as soon as I
>> can. Always looking for the next better thing. Thanks for the tip Jon!
>>
>> Rod
>>
>> On Thu, Dec 15, 2016 at 12:25 PM, [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
>> wrote:
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>>> Hi All,
>>>
>>> I've used w3schools http://www.w3schools.com/default.asp in the past
>>> with teaching code.   How ever, I just had a really good experience  using
>>> www.sololearn.com with 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.   Hope people
>>> still check their School-It List.
>>>
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