Competitiveness and Coding: New Second Language

by Shannon Landin Codecraft Lab Co-founder & CEO We’ve all heard about ESL classes but what about CSL? CSL refers to Coding as a Second Language and Google is promoting this new educational discipline specifically as a way to diversify the tech industry. Google has partnered with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation to roll out CSL in New York, Los Angeles and Miami to introduce children to coding and then steer them to further instruction. The goal is to ultimately land internships and possibly full-time jobs at Fortune 500 companies, according to Engadget, which posted a 50-second video about the program […]

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STEM Events

A lot is happening at Codecraft Lab and we want you to know about and to be a part of each event, so please mark your calendars with the following dates. Sunday March 1st, 2-4pm Space Coast Minecraft Users Group A monitored LAN server environment, users will break into small groups and play collaboratively to complete a themed build challenge. Bring your laptop or PE and join us for STEM fun! Monday March 2nd, 12pm (ish) Computer Programming Summer Camp Our full camp schedule and registration will be available online only (here!) as a first come, first serve process. When the […]

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Holiday Code Jam!

Yvette’s Music Studio is hosting a holiday open house  & Code Jam! Stop by the studio at 411 Ocean Ave immediately following the Melbourne Beach Parade on December 14th to hear a great musical performance by the John Quinlivan Band and chat with teachers from the studio, see the space and meet Yvette. Also during the open house, Codecraft Lab will host an “Hour of Code” event in honor of CS Education week! Stop by to participate, see their lab space, and to learn more about their services. […]

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