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Virtual Coding Training with Altino on Altinocoding.com

Oceanit Research Foundation has recently launched a free computer science resource for teachers, students, and parents: AltinoCoding.com. With education moving online and going remote for the foreseeable future, the SURF initiative led by our very own Ian Kitajima, launched the

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Oceanit’s Sergey Negrashov Rallies the Community around Alohamask

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, hospitals and care facilities around the nation have experienced shortages in personal protective equipment like masks and gloves, and Hawaii is no exception. To help address this critical need, members of the Oceanit

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Self Improvement in Social Quaratine

The COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting the lives of people all around the world. For Hawai’i, this viral outbreak is exposing shortcomings in our reliance on tourism as the main driver of economic wellbeing. While events like the 9/11 attacks andRead more
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PDE3 Learn 2 Code: Altino for Hawaii’s Educational Professionals

Since 2017, Oceanit has trained 555 teachers from almost 250 schools using the Altino coding system, creating a STEM education snowball effect to reach as many of Hawaii's students as possible and setup a future of computer science understanding. We continue this trendRead more
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The Truth About Altino

It's not all about training coders. Altino is about inspiring the next generation of innovators, problem solvers, and technologists, and about creating a technology workforce in Hawai'i. Research and developments in science often die in a laboratory without practical applications, butRead more
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IN THE NEWS | Patrick Sullivan on PBS Hawai’i

Oceanit is proud to have PBS Hawai'i feature Patrick Sullivan's fascinating origin story on their Long Story Short program. Oceanit's Founder and CEO dove deep into his childhood education with Presenter, Leslie Wilcox, to share his personal journey and discussRead more
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IN THE NEWS | Sumil Thapa Named to PBN’s 2019 40 Under 40

Each year, Pacific Business News honors 40 of Hawaii’s outstanding entrepreneurs and business leaders by naming their 40 Under 40 Awards list. The honorees for 2019 are recognized at PBN’s awards event at the Sheraton Waikiki in early June. ThisRead more
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Altino Summer Cohorts 2019 – On Our Way to 5k

Since 2016, Oceanit has been working continuously towards the goal of training 5000 non-technical teachers to use coding in their classrooms. We are using the Altino coding system to increase coding language fluency and promote computer science education across the state. By training teachers,Read more
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IN THE NEWS | Creators of Altino Robotic Cars, SAEON, Visit Oceanit in Honolulu

On January 30th, Mr. Se-yong Jung of SaeOn, the inventor of the Altino coding car, arrived in Honolulu to spend a week with Oceanit and to meet our coding education partners. Visiting along with Mr. Seyong Jung were five topRead more
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2018 at Oceanit: A Recap and Looking Ahead

Oceanit has been privileged to live and work in the Hawaiian community for over 34 years. While our growth into diverse industries and markets has been a source of learning and development, our passion over the last year has beenRead more