Coding & STEM Education in Ireland

3,059 students led by 1,018 teachers in 635 Irish primary and secondary schools use Coding Ireland.

Teacher Training
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  • Teacher training
  • Coding & STEM lessons
  • Teacher resources
  • Teacher webinars

School Coding Clubs

Teachers and children get a weekly project pack with coding & STEM videos, step by step lessons, projects and quizzes.

What's Happening Right Now

  • Coding Club
    patrickmccarthy
    1 hours ago
    Completed the step Create a new Scratch project from the Maze Game project.
    Awarded 10 points elephant Legendary

  • Coding Club
    MiguelArcher
    2 hours ago
    Completed the step The project editor from the Microbit Tutorial project.
    Awarded 10 points tractor Original

  • Coding Club
    TechSupport
    2 hours ago
    Completed the step Show an icon from the Microbit Tutorial project.
    Awarded 20 points car-side Rare

  • Scoil Naomh Eoin
    Carol2000
    15 hours ago
    Completed the step Hide the Starfish and create a clone from the Diver Game project.
    Awarded 15 points eraser Original
This week's leaderboards
# Coder Points
1
icewolf
Rookie
Dublin Fingal Libraries
1085
2
HmcD07
Rookie
Crana College
805
3
jcampbell
Rookie
Coding Club
680
4
HGyoshi
Rookie
Dublin Fingal Libraries
670
5
sencha
Rookie
Coding Club
560
# School Points
1 Dublin Fingal Libraries
Dublin Fingal
4265
2 Crana College
Donegal
1300
3 Balbriggan Library
Dublin Fingal
245
4 Coding Ireland
Monaghan
100
5 Scoil Naomh Eoin
Meath
60

Based on points scored this week (25 Jan to 01 Feb).

Teach coding in your school or library

We provide Irish schools and libraries with easy to use Coding Lessons and Teacher Training for how to teach coding.

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Everything you need to start coding lessons

Coding Lessons

Lessons to teach coding to your students that consists of lesson plans that introduce children to coding and brings them through more and more advanced topics.

  • Step by step lessons

    Each lesson comes with step by step instructions on how to create the project as well as notes and a completed solution for the teacher.

  • Easy to use

    Children can view an online version of each lesson using our super easy to use website lesson.ie or teachers can give lesson printouts to the them.

  • Graded lessons

    Our lessons are broken down from 1st to 6th class, are graded by difficulty and are linked to the The Department of Education and Skills seven curriculum areas.

Teacher Training

We provide both online and workshop based teacher training that gives school teachers and librarians the knowledge and skills to teach coding as a subject.

  • Online training

    Take our online course to get a "Teaching Coding in School Level 1" certificate from Coding Ireland.

  • School workshops

    We come to your school and run a two hour workshop that gives your teachers the necessary training and knowledge to start teaching coding.

  • Equipment Info & Guides

    All our coding lessons list the computer equipment that is required for the lesson and teachers can access handy guides that provide additional information about the equipment.

Want to know more?

Read on to find out more about our
Coding Lessons and Teacher Training.

Educational & fun projects that kids love

Easy to follow step by step instructions that guide students through the lessons

What teachers and parents say about us

An hour in the week that the children thoroughly enjoyed!

Nicola O'Connor
5th & 6th Class Teacher, Prosperous National School, Kildare

Excellent lessons, my son loved it and I loved him learning that computers aren't just for playing games! I highly recommend this.

Nicola,
Mum of Jay

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