The (Museum of Art and Digital Entertainment)

Thanks for teaching our kids beginning coding/programing in such a patient and fun way.   It’s nice to see teachers enjoying kids experience the joy of learning a new skill.  We really commend this group for the work they are doing – all as volunteers.

Al Sweigart– Teacher: TypeRacer & The Maze, incoming Educational Director

Alex Handy– Founder & Program Director

Josephine Tsay– Educational Director (expecting momma)

Mark    – Assistant teacher: Hippo Farm

Russell Spitzer – Teacher: Hippo Farm / Assistant Teacher: Type Racer & The Maze

Oakland Technology Exchange –

Thanks for providing our low-income families with free recycled computers.  In particular, Rayna and Domingo.


Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab

For developing Scratch to teach kids beginning coding / programming skills

Scratch is developed by the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab. See


Oakland Unified School District – Claire Shorall, Manager – Computer Science

Thanks for helping with recruiting efforts for the class.

My Elesson – Heman Johar

Thanks for use of Speedometer chart to use to explain stop light reporting (vs. rearview reporting) and for the kids scorecards.   … and mostly for offering your assistance.


Construx Solution, Inc – Michael and Richard Pinks

Thanks for use of your free scheduling tool for our program and kids’ project.