With the rising concerns today as per the COVID 19 outbreak, the BDD Academy is launching an online learning platform to help students at home learn new skills and be prepared for the next academic year.
Let’s leverage this down time to learn essential skills that will prepare students for the jobs of tomorrow.
Empower Your Kids With Coding!
Hour of Code is Here - Anybody Can Learn
With 50% of current jobs disappearing in the next 25 years, and technology disrupting all indutries as we know them, creativity, leadership and tech skills are becoming more essential than ever.
The BDD Academy aims to develop the skillset of people from all backgrounds to fulfill the digital jobs of today and tomorrow
Building a Galaxy with Code - Learn to program droids, and create your own Star Wars game in a galaxy far, far away.
Use your creativity and problem solving skills to journey and explore new worlds.
Choose between creating a basketball game or mix and match across sports!
and many more activities here !
Share the great things you created with Code.org as well as your feedback with everyone and upload your work here today.
Uploaded work is shared publicly and can be used by others.
Code.org is launching Code Break — a live, weekly interactive classroom where our team will teach your children at home while school is closed, and a weekly challenge to engage students of all abilities, even those without computers.
Tune in Wednesdays at 7pm Beirut Time.
Learn more at code.org/break
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The World Bank Group launched the Skilling Up Mashreq (SUM) initiative which aims at addressing this skills gap by preparing young women and men in Lebanon and the Mashreq region for the local, regional and global jobs of the future and attracting digital technology players to invest in the region. In Lebanon, the World Bank Group has partnered with the BDD Academy to design and implement a national skilling up program to improve access to digital skills learning opportunities for children in school, youth in universities, and active individuals in the workforce to strive and reap the benefit of a digital economy.
Code.org® is a nonprofit dedicated to expanding access to computer science in schools and increasing participation by women and underrepresented youth. Our vision is that every student in every school has the opportunity to learn computer science, just like biology, chemistry or algebra.
The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for developing countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development. The World Bank Group is governed by 189 member countries and delivers services out of 130 offices with nearly 16,000 staff globally.
The BDD Academy is a non for profit organization aiming to develop the skillset of people from all backgrounds to fulfill the digital jobs of today and tomorrow. It supports the new generation of educational programs in testing and developing their curriculum, sourcing participants and scaling. The BDD Academy is an incubator of educational programs at the intersection of design, technology and leadership targeting Kids, University Students and Continuous Learners