Coding & STEM Education in Ireland

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

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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
  • CodeNinja
    3 days ago
    Code Along Competition Entries 😁😎

    Here's the awesome entries for the Dino Food Game and Higher or Lower Game projects from last week's Code Alongs!

    Unfortunately there's no Code Alongs this Saturday 🙁 but we'll announce the winners at the Code Alongs on Saturday 19th June 😻

  • munchkinemzy
    11 hours ago
    Step completed 😃
    Completed the step Crack this code! from the Pigpen Code project.
  • stoner
    11 hours ago
    Project completed 👏
    Completed the Microbit step counter project.
  • Richard
    15 hours ago
    Project completed 👏
    Completed the Quiz - Maths project.
  • landlord656
    17 hours ago
    Project completed 👏
    Completed the Quiz - Rocket Lander project.
This week's leaderboards
# Coder Points
1
Aoife
Senior Commander
Dublin Fingal Libraries
1435
2
landlord656
Chief Inventor
Dublin Fingal Libraries
1245
3
Richard
Chief Engineer
Coding Ireland
1205
4
CodeDan
Junior Engineer
Coding Ireland
1000
5
Olek
Junior Engineer
Coding Ireland
940
# Scshool Points
1 Dublin Fingal Libraries
Dublin Fingal
7270
2 Westmeath County Libraries
Westmeath
710
3 Malahide Library
Dublin Fingal
375
4 Howth Library
Dublin Fingal
320
5 Coding Ireland
Monaghan
150

Based on points scored 07 Jun to 14 Jun.

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.

What teachers and parents say about us

Coding helped my class develop their problem solving and critical thinking skills. It also encouraged pair work as they helped each other to try new things and find a solution.

Nodlaig Lowe
3rd & 4th Class Teacher, Prosperous National School, Kildare

An hour in the week that the children thoroughly enjoyed!

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

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