So far, I’ve talked more about what you should learn (creative coding!), but less about how to learn. Indeed, learning should be fun. And learning by doing – or making in the case of maker culture! – is going to be a more integrated part of our learning experiences. But children still go to school… Jatka artikkeliin Do robots like ice cream?
“We’re going to change the world of education”, Eveliina Lajolinna says to me, smiling confidently. I’m sitting with her and Lauri Hollo, two young entrepreneurs from the startup Start North. It is a platform and a network that brings together young talents, companies, NGOs, universities, events, and more to offer multidisciplinary programs and new ways… Jatka artikkeliin Future education Starts North
I’ve seen Helsinki decision makers do it. I’ve seen them smile. I’ve seen kids do it. I’ve seen professionals, amateurs, and the very beginners laugh. I’ve seen myself do it. Do it. And dance, ’cause I’m hooked, yeah, I’m hooked. Do it. Should I make this into a song? Maybe I should, because this post… Jatka artikkeliin Your code is music to my ears.
”You know, it’s not this one straight career path anymore.” Yes, I know. But it doesn’t always help! What if I don’t know to which direction I want to go? Honestly, I might appear to be certain of myself, but often I actually am totally lost between different tracks (and sidetracks!). ”Jump into projects. Try… Jatka artikkeliin Explore. Enjoy. Experiment.
I’m a book lover and lucky to be born in a country like Finland. It has been rated as one of the most literate countries in the world, and its literary scene is diverse. In recent years, libraries have been in a special focus. Close to our Mehackit headquarters, Aalto Learning Space has attired a… Jatka artikkeliin From space to makerspaces – towards the future of libraries!
Have you ever thought how sociable and empowering coding actually is? Exchanging tips with your friends, sharing advice on online forums, gathering together to hackathons… Speaking of experience, you cannot overcome your errors alone! What’s more, coding can lead you to travel the world and making a difference in the society. That’s what happened to… Jatka artikkeliin Encoding Equality
Let me introduce you Hanna, one of the first mehackit instructors in Sweden. She applied for the position while she was on a break from her vehicle engineering bachelor’s program in Stockholm. “It was amazing to instruct teenagers with Arduino and Processing”, she told me. Being an instructor enabled her to see new ways of… Jatka artikkeliin Learning by teaching