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Welcome to Code Clubs in Cornwall

We are delighted to be working alongside the charity Code Club which runs a nationwide network of volunteers and educators who run free coding clubs for young people aged 9-13.

The clubs and workshops are organised and delivered with the dedicated support of local volunteers. Can you help run a Code Club?

Support Code Club

Schools and Volunteers

Software Cornwall with the support of the wider software community are committed to supporting the development of code clubs to help young people learn to code and develop skills in digital engineering.

Supporting Code Clubs 

Software Cornwall recognise the need to get our children excited about coding and making electronic devices work. We would like to see every school in Cornwall, primary and secondary, running after/out of school coding clubs. These clubs are supported by parent volunteers and volunteers from the Cornish software industry who provide a 1 hour session every week building and extending upon the schools computing curriculum.

Can you help?

We need somewhere in the region of 400 volunteers!! If you are interested then get in touch with thr Code Club Regional Coordinator by email at southwest@codeclub.org.uk.

If you wish run or help, Code Club will:

  • sort out DBS(CRB) Checks
  • match you to a Code Club needing a volunteer
  • provide free online training through the FutureLearn portal
  • provide assistance and answers to queries through support@codeclub.org.uk

If you’re a teacher and are wanting to start a Code Club then here is a link for you.

If you are a volunteer wanting to show your interest then this is your link to start you off.

And if you wish to start a Code Club away from school premises then here is a link for that.

Clubs normally run for an hour session once a week – during term time. If you would like to find out more drop your details in an email to southwest@codeclub.org.uk.

Primary Schools Looking For Volunteers

The following schools have a Code Club already:

  • Mevagissey Primary School
  • St Meriadoc CofE Junior Academy
  • Truro Prep School

But if you are looking for a club to join then the Code Club have a page for that here or contact the Regional Coordinator by email southwest@codeclub.org.uk.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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