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January 5, 2018
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Open Source STEM Teacher Training

One of the goals of Dhack Institute is to improve upon the ICT/Computing Curriculum being taught to the Nigerian student. As such, it is to our advantage to open source the curriculum we use for our teacher training because the more teachers (and schools) that are trained in what we […]
January 5, 2018
Dhack Institute STEM - Robotics

Stories are for Girls, Games are for Boys

  We are in the age where the world is waking up to many issues, gender being one of those. For a mostly male-dominated field like Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM), the issue is even more glaring. According to an infographic available from the National Center for Women and Information […]
January 4, 2018
Dhack Institute. Practical Tech skills

Practical Technology Skills for Kids. Really?

When we tell people, “We teach practical technology skills like coding to kids”, the look on most of their faces is, “Coding for kids? Isn’t that too early?” Other people have this look of being completely lost because they don’t know what coding is. Towards the end of August 2016, […]