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Altino – Intro 2 Principles of Coding, Honolulu Complex

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March 20, 2019 Wednesday @ 12:00 am - March 22, 2019 Friday @ 12:00 am

PDE3 – two days of coding, one day of curriculum dev, and two follow-on online sessions. This course can also be taken for audit.

Coding, a.k.a. computer programming, teaches students how to think critically. Like robotics, coding is a means, not an end to engage students. The goal is not to convert students into Computer Science majors! Coding is a way for students to experience and value the experimentation mindset, i.e., the innovation mindset, which is about creative problem solving, and how to break down problems. Coding feels very similar to Design Thinking and Robotics because failure is expected, which means failure really becomes about learning. Coding with the Altino robotic car feels like playing, but students are learning to think. And they won’t want to stop!


Honolulu Complex

CT183892 / Section No. 294279

Date: March 20-22, 2019

Time: 8am setup. 8:30am start. 3:30pm end

Location: Stevenson Middle School Multi-purpose room.

Registration:  https://pde3.k12.hi.us

Max class size: 30 seats. If full, still attend as there are always empty seats when we start.  

Cost:  $25, make check out to “Oceanit Laboratories, Inc.

Edu Contact: Jerri-lyn Burns, jerri-lyn_burns/hondo/[email protected]

Instructor Contact: Ian Kitajima, [email protected] or 531-3017


March 20, 2019 Wednesday @ 12:00 am
March 22, 2019 Friday @ 12:00 am


Stevenson Middle School, Multi-purpose room.
1202 Prospect Street
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States