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Arduino Course launches in Citywise!

We are big believers in getting the latest technology into the hands of young people, and with that in mind, we want our members to be able to experience the power and flexibility of Arduino Microprocessors, ie. Mini-computers. These cool little gadgets can do a vast array of things, and in many cases the only […]

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Throwback Thursday

A look back at our FIRST Lego League Galway performance on Youtube

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Improving Access to Quality Education Through Strategic Education Grants

By Salesforce.org March 21, 2017 Grants and Philanthropy, K-12 Education & Youth Development, STEM (Original article can be found at: http://www.salesforce.org/improving-access-quality-education-strategic-education-grants/) – Salesforce.org seeks to strategically transform teaching and learning to match the skills needed for a 21st century workforce. Through our partnerships with schools, districts, and nonprofits that break down barriers to quality education, students gain […]

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My day at the Lego Robotics Finals, by Rohan Kuzhippillil

It was the 21st of January. The day we went to Galway city for the ‘First Lego League’ for the first time in my life! Our only transport was the bus (obviously!). At 6:30am we got our stuff that we needed and headed for the bus, it was exciting though because  we were sitting with our friends. […]

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LEGO League Newspaper Coverage

FIRST LEGO League Coverage 2017 – Tallaght Echo, Thursday 26th January Click to enlarge:  

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Citywise FLL Robotics Team Research projects

“The Wooftones” and “The Stubborn Ones” compete in the FIRST Lego League Finals in Galway this Saturday. Here is their research projects based on the theme Animal Allies https://www.dropbox.com/s/q7pfhjsjv516qw3/wooftones.pptx?dl=0 https://www.dropbox.com/s/wi3q0xajvwiexp8/Donkeys%20FLL%20prezi.pdf?dl=0

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Another gracious win for Citywise Lego Robotics Teams

NEWS: Congratulations to Citywise Education in Jobstown who brought a national robotics award back to Tallaght this week – Read all about here>>> Posted by The Echo Newspaper on Monday, February 15, 2016

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Salesforce ensures own future with Citywise & Coderdojo connections

Our partnership with Salesforce highlighted in a new video this past week. Featuring our assistant manager Paul Whinneryhttp://youtu.be/-if_lS1MJBM Posted by Citywise Education on Saturday, June 13, 2015

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FIRST Lego League Finals – Jan 2015

Just under 300 students from 10 counties around Ireland travelled west to take part in the final which ran all day in the Radisson Blu hotel with heightening excitement and tension. For each of the teams competing, this was the final leg of a challenging and exhilarating journey which saw them complete projects which addressed […]

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Citywise @ the Excited Digital Learning Festival

The 30th and 31st May have been very busy ones for Christopher and the members of the Junior Fast Track boys! Travelling to Dublin Castle, they took part in the development of a new digital strategy for schools working around 10 workstations answering questions and giving ideas from a young persons perspective. Working in conjunction […]

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