Video: Getting Started with Turtle

This is the first of a series of Videos we’re releasing that cover key concepts of Python using Trinket.  Below the video you’ll find interactive trinkets with the exact code you see in the videos!  This way, you can follow along as the video plays.  If you’d like more great video content, check out Python […]

Rhett Allain on “Sloppy Code” and Messy Learning

Dr. Rhett Allain is an educator, author, and blogger who’s fascinated by physics.  In his books and on his blog for Wired he explores the wacky calculations behind cool things, real and imaginary.  From the physics of Stephen Curry’s Jump Shot to the Center of Mass of Thor’s Hammer, Allain consistently amuses an interests himself and […]

Dan Aldred’s Coding Sites Reach the UK & Beyond

Dan Aldred is an exceptional teacher, even amongst the already great bunch we have the pleasure of working with every day at Trinket.  In addition to teaching sophmores (Year 10s, as they say over in the UK), Dan puts all of his educational material online at canyoucompute.co.uk, tecoed.co.uk and cambridgetech.co.uk.  In this interview, Dan talks about how […]

Veronica Jimenez brought the Hour of Python to Spanish Speakers

Designer Veronica Jimenez is the awesome person who translated our Hour of Python activity into Spanish, which you can see here.  In this interview, she discusses how she came to her career, the experience of translating our site, and the challenges of learning to code in a second (or third!) language like she did. You can […]