Inspirational Computing!

Digital Schoolhouse collaborates with the creative industries to create a range of resources.

Some collaborations include:

  • Disney: collaborated on the development of two workshops. “Oddventurous Gaming” brings the industry’s game design principles into the classroom; “DigiSafe: Be Smart...Be Cyber Smart!” was developed with the Disney Club Penguin team to teach digital literacy and e-safety.

  • Tech Will Save Us: Using the DIY Gamer Kit to allow pupils to create their own handheld programmable games consoles, powered by Arduinos.

  • Apps for Good: have contributed their expertise to developing the new workshop entitled “App in a Day” which provides primary level pupils with a taster day of their full 32-week programme.

  • Kuato Studios and the Video Games Ambassadors (STEMNET): collaborated in the development of the “Loopy Games” workshop to teach games design principles

  • 3Doodler: Digital Schoolhouses are the first schools in the country to use this 3D printing pen to teach computational thinking.

  • Code Kingdoms: Multiple resources developed including a popular board game which teaches pupils programming concepts using a game that teachers can literally print and play.

Do you have an idea that you’d like to see developed? Then let us know. We are actively seeking new partners to collaborate with on an interesting range of creative classroom ideas.

Digital a fantastic Schoolhouse sweet spot to operates connect in schools with industry and professional development so that teachers are up-skilled and our students inspired by computing.

Daniel O’Sullivan - COO of Code Kingdoms