Google, Codecademy and Mozilla are backing the launch of Code Club World, an open-source program aiming to give children in every continent the opportunity to code, according to TechCrunch.
The new site stems from Code Club, a UK-based network of [...]
DeveloperAuction – helping developers create personalized career profiles and receive structured job bids from tech companies– has raised $2.7 million in a first round of institutional funding, led by NEA and Sierra Ventures and with participation fr[...]
According to The Next Web, Udemy's Tech2013 Initiative has signed 15,000 experts for its 'create your own course' program in the past 60 days, including Dan Rather, George Lucas and Randal Kleiser (the guy who directed Grease in 1978).
According to TechCrunch, Thinkful provides the tutors and educational infrastructure for anyone to learn skills for advancing in their careers, or switching paths. The company announced yesterday that they had raised over $1 million in seed funding f[...]
In their latest video, Code.org has compiled a murderer's row of tech celebrities and founders to tell inspiring stories about the power of coding. The cause? Increasing computer science's status in public education, where currently only 1 in 10 high[...]
According to TechCrunch, Codecademy – launched in August 2011 with the goal of democratizing coding lessons – has a new slew of API lesson plans, courtesy of multiple corporate (or not-yet-corporate) partners. These partners include Twitter, Box, Eve[...]