There is a focus on community, collaborative creativity and self-led learning with an emphasis on helping others and showing how coding is a force for change in the world! Most importantly, CoderDojo is about encouraging creativity and having fun in a social environment. CoderDojo makes development and learning to code a fun, sociable, safe experience.
Our Dojo is organized, run and mentored by volunteers (many of whom are parents) and since CoderDojo’s inception, all Dojos have been completely free and open to all young people who wish to attend. The #1 rule at our CoderDojo is Be Cool!
The international CoderDojo movement, founded in 2011 by Irish teen James Whelton, has grown to over 450 Dojos in 47 countries in just three short years. Safety Harbor CoderDojo is a proud member of that movement.