The Cyprus Computer Society (CCS) for the third time was the National Partner for the ALL Digital Week in Cyprus.
CCS involved partners from all sectors, including ICT companies, educational establishments, telecommunication providers.
They organised five workshops on Programming and Robotics for 100 elementary school students – one per working day of the campaign week. Each workshop lasted 3 hours and involved 20-25 students. The workshops took place in the Science and Space café during school time and were run by the trainers from Frederick Robotics Academy and volunteers from Mathisis.org.
Platforms/Equipment used: Robotics with robot mouse or meet Edison and Visual coding with RUN MARCO, hour of code and scratch. 100 students will be involved in the workshops.
CCS is the national ECDL Licensee and have a network of over than 200 ECDL Education and Test Centres in all cities and villages of the country with more than 25000 students of all ages and levels. Their own website www.ccs.org.cy is visited by the ICT community of Cyprus. The campaign was promoted through the CCS and ECDL websites, social media, email lists, as well as partner’s websites and press releases.
Contact: Mrs. Christina Papamiltiadou