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How Do I Teach My Child to Code at Home?

For many parents, teaching their children to code can seem an almost insurmountable task. Not only is the home full of distractions for children, but it can sometimes also prove a difficult environment for adults to teach from, with...

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25th May 2021

Game Design

How Do Video Game Designers Use Maths in Their Careers?

When it comes to careers in tech, video game design is one of the most popular choice, with millions of kids dreaming of one day creating their own games. Video game design can also be lucrative, with many titles raking in millions...

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25th May 2021

Tech Courses

How Do I Monitor My Kids’ Screen Time?

According to research, it is estimated that young people and teenagers are spending an average of 7 hours or more on phones, tablets, consoles, and PCs almost every day. This sounds like a lot, and you’d be right, particularly if large...

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19th May 2021

Roblox

Should I Let My Kid Play Roblox?

Gaming is one of the most popular past-times in the world. Millions of children enjoy spending their time smashing blocks, solving tricky puzzles, fighting off enemies with swords, and mining for rare items, all from the comfort of...

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19th May 2021

Uncategorised

Why Kids Should Learn Computer Science

Almost every household has some form of computer in it. Kids today have grown up using tablets, smartphones, laptops, and computers from a very early age. For this reason, most youngsters are find using the the basic functions of...

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26th April 2021

Coding

Can Kids Learn Java Coding?

Java is one of the most popular programming languages and will often underpin the technology behind the scenes of many important industries. Java can be used to build complicated systems, groundbreaking apps, and fixing problematic...

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26th April 2021

Coding

14 Cool Facts About Coding & Programming

Coding and programming are becoming more and more popular amongst children the world over. Programming is now a popular past time, with many kids being introduced to coding through games and platforms such as Minecraft and Roblox.  ...

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20th April 2021

Summer Camps

4 Benefits of Playing Roblox

Much like Minecraft which we have covered in detail, Roblox is a popular multiplayer gaming experience aimed at children and young adults. However, unlike Minecraft, Roblox is not just a game, but also a platform where young developers...

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20th April 2021

Coding

Can a 10-Year-Old Learn Python Coding?

There are many programming languages to choose from and each will have differences, and occasional challenges. Some coding languages are easier to use and others – for example, for very young children, we recommend they start with...

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13th April 2021

Game Design

5 of the Best Educational Video Games for Kids

Many kids will have been playing more video games than usual over the last year for obvious reasons which we don’t need to explain. As parents, this can be a concern, but it is a common misconception that all video games are violent or...

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7th April 2021