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Meet our #CodeintheCommunity Volunteers – Nurin Hasha: “I love teaching because I love learning”

Get to know the change-makers behind Code in the Community! Meet Nurin, a twenty year old volunteer who taught herself to code with Scratch, and who's passionate about keeping kids curious as lifelong learners.

June 10, 2021

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The Making of Saturday Kids Greenhouse: Good Things Take Time

Good things - like growth, mastery, impact - take time. That's the premise of Saturday Kids Greenhouse - our year-long structured coding programmes for kids, designed to inspire them to create a better future with technology.

June 7, 2021

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Code Meets World: A Rocket Launcher’s Retrospective on Applying Code for Big Ideas

As our first batch of kids graduates from Code Meets World, instructor Damar shares what he's learned from a year of teaching kids about the intersection of code and impact.

June 2, 2021

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Meet the Team: #SGUnited Trainee Amelia on Embracing Vulnerability in the Workplace

What's it like starting a new job in the midst of a pandemic? SG United trainee and graphic designer Amelia shares about her first 6 months at Saturday Kids, and what she's learned about vulnerability in the workplace.

May 31, 2021

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Meet our #CodeintheCommunity Volunteers – Melody Yun: “I treat the computer like a 5-year old kid”

Get to know the change-makers behind Code in the Community - Singapore's largest free coding programme for disadvantaged kids. Meet Melody, an undergrad passionate about STEM education as a means of meta-learning, and using her skills to give back.

May 25, 2021

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Rediscover What it Means to Play, Online – What to Expect this Summer at Saturday Kids

We've redesigning our coding camps for kids to go online this Summer (deja vu, anyone?) - because we want kids to have an awesome experience learning to code, and we won't settle for anything less. Find out what this looks like.

May 22, 2021

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Moms of Saturday Kids: Carol on Applied Learning for the Real World

Meet the Moms of Saturday Kids! Our community is made of amazing women (and men) - here's Carol, an advocate for hands-on learning and a progressive parent who shares about the power of applied learning.

May 12, 2021

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Moms of Saturday Kids: Gina on Raising a Kind Kid Comfortable in their Own Skin

Every day is Mother's Day, and we can't overlook the role of the women who do so much of the work to raise the curious kids we love spending time and launching rockets with. In the first part of this series, meet Gina who shares about raising a kind kid who's comfortable in their own skin.

May 7, 2021

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Going Back to Basics: What Kids Learn through Programming with Python

Most programming courses usually stop at teaching kids how to write code in a certain language. But our introductory Python course goes a step further by introducing computational thinking concepts and the context in which kids learn them. Beyond Python programming, kids learn about the possibilities and applications of Python in the real world.

March 9, 2021

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Getting to 50%: Gender, Diversity, and the Future of Tech

Beyond selling out camps or exceeding commercial targets, our more ambitious goal is to reach (at least) 50% female representation in our classrooms- because there's no reason to aim for anything less.

March 5, 2021

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Start Your Child’s Coding Adventure with Scratch!

Saturday Kids Start with Scratch

The sheer number of options can seem a little overwhelming, but we always encourage our parents to start their kid's coding adventure with Scratch.

February 22, 2021

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