Premiers Creating Queenslands Future coding competition

Coding Challenge

Students from state, independent and Catholic schools in Queensland can enter in one of four categories:

For Department of Education staff there is also the Queensland Coding Academy teacher site, STEM discussion list and coding discussion list.

Stand up to cyberbullies. Create some wicked coding to help your friends stand up to cyberbullies. It could be a game, animation, an app or something else.

Resources available to help students include the Queensland Coding Academy student site to extend their coding skills andinformation about cyberbullyingfrom the Office of the eSafety Commission.

Students can enter as individuals or in teams of up to four people.

Check out thewinning entriesfrom last year.

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Winners will be announced in Brisbane on Tuesday 21 August 2018 at the i-Educate 2018 conference.

Inner City North State Secondary College

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They need to create a digital solution that meets the theme of stand up to cyberbullies using Anti-Bully Girl – one of the Cyber Heroes.

Inner City South State Secondary College

Examples of entries could be an animation, game or an interactive map. Its only limited by students imagination.

More information and the terms and conditions are available from theentry submission page.

There are a number of curriculum and cybersafety resources to guide teachers and support students with their entries including theQueensland Government cybersafety information websiteandcybersafety teaching resourcesfrom the Office of the eSafety Commission.

Entries will be assessed against a set of selection criteria.

Premiers Creating Queenslands Future coding competition

Premiers Creating Queenslands Future coding competition

Download theposter (PDF, 1.6MB)to promote the competition in your school.

Two individual finalists and one team entry from each category will attend the awards ceremony (expenses paid).

If you have any questions email us atcoding..gov.au.

Inner City South State Secondary College

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To enter, students upload their code or a prototype of what they developed, and a presentation that highlights how their entry can be implemented, to thecoding competition submission pageby 5pm Tuesday 19 June 2018.

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Read your challenge below for more details.

Inner City North State Secondary College

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Students who enter will be in the running to win some great prizes. Such as robotic and Arduino kits, humanoid robots, Raspberry PI powered computers and loads more. So get coding to be in with a chance.

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