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Save the date: Europe Code Week returns from October 11 to 17, 2014

Last year it took just one month to organize 300 events for the first ever Europe Code Week. 10,000 participants of all ages in 26 European countries learned about coding at workshops and lectures organized by schools, universities and countless volunteers. This year we want to go even bigger. And we need your help to get Europe coding again from October 11 to 17, 2014.

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EU Code Week video from Switzerland

GEMS World Academy in Etoy, Switzerland really embraced Europe Code Week in a big way. You can read more about how they used Hopscotch, an iPad app similar to Scratch, to introduce coding to kids in a fun way on the Learning Freewheel blog. The best part? It was also the kids teaching their teachers how to use the new tools!

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EU Code Week Ireland follow up video

Ireland was undoubtedly the hero of the first ever Europe Code Week! To learn more about what was going on last week all over the country, take a look at the great follow up video created by the Galway Education Centre, featuring Irish #codeEU ambassador Julie Cullen.

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Europe Code Week 2013 celebrated with 300 #codeEU events [infographic]

#codeEU was officially a big success for Europe! To wrap up this amazing week in style, we decided to prepare a small infographic with key facts and some highlights of this year’s Europe Code Week. Thanks everyone for making it such a great success! We hope you’ll also join us next year.

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Best moments of the final #codeEU day: everyone codes!

It’s getting hard to believe that we reached the final day of the first ever Europe Code Week. It’s been so exciting to see your smiles from all corners of Europe. So exciting that we really hope you won’t stop learning and sending us your coding moments just because Code Week is over.

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