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 Ireland
    Owen
    5 hours ago
    Completed the step Get thinking! from the Design your own game project.
    Awarded 15 points temperature-high Original

  • Dublin Fingal Libraries
    Coder9
    5 hours ago
    Completed the step Add a backdrop from the Paddle Ball Game project.
    Awarded 5 points skating Rare

  • Coding Ireland
    MrKrabbyPatty
    5 hours ago
    Completed the step Say the instructions from the Username Generator project.
    Awarded 10 points pencil-alt Rare

  • Dublin Fingal Libraries
    Ailish
    6 hours ago
    Completed the Username Generator project!
    Awarded 25 points gamepad Legendary
This week's leaderboards
# Coder Points
1
Dajc
Rookie
Coding Ireland
930
2
Tomry
Rookie
Coding Ireland
880
3
KittKat
Rookie
Dublin Fingal Libraries
825
4
Roan
Rookie
Coding Ireland
780
5
PiotrKaisaw
Rookie
Dublin Fingal Libraries
780
# School Points
1 Dublin Fingal Libraries
Dublin Fingal
11005
2 Malahide Library
Dublin Fingal
2315
3 Coding Ireland
Monaghan
420
4 Balbriggan Library
Dublin Fingal
80

Based on points scored this week (22 Feb to 01 Mar).

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

Just super. Patrick enjoyed every minute and he can't wait for the weekly classes. Thank you, we could not recommend you highly enough.

Aoife,
Mum of Patrick

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

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Are you interested in teaching coding in your school or library? Take the first step on your coding journey!

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