Virtual Code Clubs Launched

Code Bootcamp School Offering Virtual Code Clubs During COVID-19 Pandemic When the governor closed schools last week due to COVID-19, kids’ lives changed and so did their families’ lives. So did ours. Most weeks, Code Bootcamp School instructors work with kids all over the City of Sioux Falls in after school programs to teach them how to build video games, together. Now, just like you, we are at home. By the end of last week, Read more…

Code Bootcamp School and Stacked Team Up

Code Bootcamp School 501(c)(3) has partnered with Stacked, Inc. to offer additional programs to kids who are interested in building with LEGO(r) bricks. Stacked specializes in STEM-related programs that teach kids concepts in science, technology, engineering, and math using products like the LEGO Mindstorm robots. Jennifer Jones, the founder of Stacked, is also one of our Gaming Bootcamp instructors and a licensed teacher in South Dakota. This partnership expands Code Bootcamp School’s programs to a Read more…

I do this EVERY year…

Every year, I say to myself “we will just use the same games we used in previous years.” After all, we have four years’ worth of video games for our Gaming Bootcamp. But, I just can’t help myself, I always create a bunch of new games and this year is no different. I create one epic game each year that takes about a full day to build. They are a lot of fun to create, Read more…

AT&T Donates $5,000 to Code Bootcamp School

AT&T Continues Partnership to Teach South Dakota Native American Students Coding SIOUX FALLS, S.D., April 8, 2019 – AT&T announced a $5,000 contribution to Code Bootcamp School this week to support several gaming camps around the state. The Sioux Falls program reaches Native American students to teach them coding skills by learning to build video games. AT&T has supported Code Bootcamp School with $33,000 since 2016. The program, led by William Bushee, the Executive Director of Code Read more…