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Inspiring learners about computing through health and well-being projects | Hello World #17

Reading Time: 5 minutes Your brand-new issue of the free Hello World magazine for computing educators focuses on all things health and well-being, featuring useful tools for educators, great ideas for schools, and inspiring projects, ideas, and resources from teachers around the world! One such project was created by the students of James Abela, Head of Computing at Garden […]

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Celebrating the community: Avye

Reading Time: 2 minutes We’re excited to share another incredible story from the community — the second in our new series of inspirational short films that celebrate young tech creators across the world. Avye discovered robotics at her local CoderDojo and is on a mission to get more girls like her into tech. These stories showcase some of the […]

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Celebrating the community: Zaahra and Eesa

Reading Time: 3 minutes Today we are launching an exciting series of impact stories from the community, to shine a spotlight on some of the young people who are learning and creating with technology through our educational initiatives. Zaahra and Eesa have been learning to create technology through attending Code Club and taking part in Coolest Projects! These stories […]

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Coolest Projects 2021: young people’s journeys & special judges’ favourites

Reading Time: 5 minutes Wow, we haven’t stopped smiling since yesterday’s live Coolest Projects celebration! Hosts Maddie Moate and Greg Foot led us through a live online event jam-packed with stories from participants, cool tech creations, and inspiring messages from our special judges. AND they revealed whose projects the judges picked as their favourites from among all of this […]

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Colin Furze is among our special Coolest Projects judges

Reading Time: 4 minutes Young tech creators from more than 40 countries have already registered to take part in this year’s Coolest Projects online showcase! To help us celebrate this year’s wonderful group of participants, we’re lucky to have brought on board Colin Furze, Melissa Pickering, James Whelton, and Fig O’Reilly as special judges. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U1BYsFKuJ7U?feature=oembed&w=500&h=281] “Since the first […]

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How your young people can create with tech for Coolest Projects 2021

Reading Time: 3 minutes In our free Coolest Projects online showcase, we invite a worldwide community of young people to come together and celebrate what they’ve built with technology. For this year’s showcase, we’ve already got young tech creators from more than 35 countries registered, including from India, Ireland, UK, USA, Australia, Serbia, Japan, and Syria! Register to become […]

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Pi Day at the Raspberry Pi Foundation

Reading Time: 3 minutes Pi Day is a special occasion for people all around the world (your preferred date format notwithstanding), and I love seeing all the ways that makers, students, and educators celebrate. This year at the Raspberry Pi Foundation, we’re embracing Pi Day as a time to support young learners and creators in our community. Today, we […]

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Creative projects for young digital makers

Reading Time: 3 minutes With so many people all over the world still living in various levels of lockdown, we’ve been working hard to provide free, creative project resources for you to keep young digital makers occupied, learning, and most importantly having fun. As a dad of two, I know how useful it is to have resources and project […]

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Idea registration is open for Coolest Project 2021!

Reading Time: 3 minutes It’s official: idea registration is finally open for Coolest Project 2021! Our Coolest Projects online showcase brings together a worldwide community of young people who make things with technology. Everyone up to age 18, wherever they are in the world, can register for Coolest Projects to become part of this community with their own tech […]

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Save the date for Coolest Projects 2021

Reading Time: 4 minutes The year is drawing to a close, and we are so excited for 2021! More than 700 young people from 39 countries shared their tech creations in the free Coolest Projects online showcase this year! We loved seeing so many young people shine with their creative projects, and we can’t wait to see what the […]

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Spread the joy of learning through making

Reading Time: 3 minutes From our first prototype way back in 2006, to the very latest Raspberry Pi 400, everything we have built here at Raspberry Pi has been driven by a desire to inspire learning. I hope that each of you who uses our products discovers — or rediscovers — the joy of learning through making. The journey […]

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Digital making projects about protecting our planet

Reading Time: 4 minutes Explore our new free pathway of environmental digital making projects for young people! These new step-by-step projects teach learners Scratch coding and include real-world data — from data about the impact of deforestation on wildlife to sea turtle tracking information. By following along with the digital making projects online, young people will discover how they […]

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Coding for concentration with Digital Making at Home

Reading Time: < 1 minute [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M1GEG1v-YGQ?feature=oembed&w=500&h=281] September is wellness month at Digital Making at Home. Your young makers can code along with our educators every week to create projects that focus on their well-being. This week’s brand-new projects are all about helping young people concentrate better. Through Digital Making at Home, we invite parents and kids all over the […]

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Coding for kids and parents with Digital Making at Home

Reading Time: 2 minutes Through Digital Making at Home, we invite your and your kids all over the world to code and make along with us and our new videos every week. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWVy0D-ZI08?feature=oembed&w=500&h=281] Since March, we’ve created over 20 weeks’ worth of themed code-along videos for families to have fun with and learn at home. Here are some […]