As one of three new outreach directors, I wanted to give a quick overview of the initiatives that outreach is working on this semester! As a general principle, Code Haven’s outreach team is in charge of the outwards facing tasks of Code Haven, managing our public appearance, as well as…

How we made the most of a bizarre year and what it taught us about our future

Written by outgoing co-presidents Maansi Dasari and Bernardo Eilert Trevisan

This past year for Code Haven can be characterized in many ways. It was innovative, as we set out to translate the organization’s initiatives into their virtual equivalents. It was progressive, as we pushed forward and made progress on goals…

Because Code Haven is looking quite a bit different this year, Aaron and I, as curriculum directors of Code Haven, wanted to give another update about how the curriculum has transitioned to online school!

The technical goal for the semester has remained the same: to allow students to create a maze project of their very own! However, as a board, we wanted to re-emphasize the overarching, ultimate goal of Code Haven, which is to instill in the students a love of coding and the…

The transition from in-person to remote learning has certainly been tough — there’s no two ways around it. Technology’s unreliability has always been a concern in the classroom, but now there are more serious consequences, like a teacher’s faulty WiFi leaving an entire Zoom-room full of unattended elementary school kids…

Taking inspiration from engaging mediums to heighten learning has been a part of Code Haven’s mission since its beginning. Creating our videos provides novel opportunities to engage students, but also exposes our curriculum to a broader audience.

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic and the closing of schools, we at Code…

By: Gabriel Buchdahl

tl;dr: Check out our new curriculum, published online at codehavenyale.github.io!

Splash page for curriculum website!

Why Go Online?

Code Haven’s mission is to inclusively increase access to computer science education in middle schools. For the most part, this mission is realized through our classroom model. This year, we’ve partnered with 7 classrooms around New Haven, and every Friday, a team of 6–8 mentors goes into…

Code Haven Yale

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