Program your Universe
Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço joins Centro de Competência TIC of Escola Superior de Educação from Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal (CCTICESE/IPS) in the National Programming Contest “A Criar com Scratch!” (“Creating with Scratch”).
The contest is aimed at students from pre to middle school, from both public and private institutions with the supervision of a teacher or parent. It consists in the creation and development of projects using SCRATCH1.
The National Programming Contest “A Criar com Scratch!” is promoted by Centro de Competência TIC of Escola Superior de Educação from Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal (CCTICESE/IPS) through project EDUSCRATCH, in partnership with Direção-Geral da Educação (DGE) from Ministério da Educação, the Comissão de Proteção de Crianças e Jovens (CPCJ) de Setúbal and Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço.
1. SCRATCH is a programming language especially conceived for youngsters and freely available online. More information here.
Team registration: starting on the 10th of January 2018 – Register here.
Other important dates:
- Work submission: 1st of February until 1st of April 2018
- Announcement of the winning teams: 3rd of May 2018
- Prize ceremony: 12th of May – Scratch Day 2018.