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Bitsbox Brain Dump

STEM Homeschool Activities
Why Bitsbox is the best homeschool computer science curriculum
8 non-coding jobs that benefit from a coding background
A 2019 holiday card from the Bitsbox Co-Founders
The science behind subscription-based learning
A superfun free Hour of Code activity for kids 6-12
How to use your own pictures in Bitsbox apps
Why isn't my student learning coding in school?
How to copy your Bitsbox app code to paste it into a document
Bitsbox volunteers with Impact on Education packing bookbags
How to use the flip command in Bitsbox
Can learning to code make my child a better student?
What can I do with my empty Bitsbox box?
Why Bitsbox works for homeschoolers
11 useful resources when you’re homeschooling with Bitsbox
Homeschooling with Bitsbox
How to support ALL kids in computer science
Improving your Bitsboxer's confidence in coding
Coding isn't just for the computer scientists
How to teach coding in elementary school using Bitsbox
3 reasons to start coding young
What Bitsbox app project are you?
How to share your Bitsbox apps
Meet Zion: Coder, leader, and future mathematician
How to find the right balance with kids and screen time
Our favorite apps from Summer 2018
8 tips for keeping your kids safe online
How coding games for kids teach cognitive thinking
4 ways coding helps kids beat the summer slump
Meet Audrey: Writer, actress, and the original Bitsbox Kid
3 things to look for in an educational subscription box
Coding is hard. That's why your kids should learn
Bitzbox, Bitbox, Bixbox, Bitsbox: How our company name came to be!
Is "coding for kids" the same as "computer programming for kids"?
Learning to code is like learning to cook
10+ new features that make the Bitsbox text command more awesome
4 reasons subscription boxes for kids are the best tools to learn new skills
3 fun and free STEM projects for kids
Meet Stella & Blaise: Models, YouTubers, and future Ninjas
Free and easy code games for Hour of Code
8 reasons coding for kids isn't just another fad
Meet Grace: Artist, aspiring engineer, and the highlight of our Shark Tank debut
Design and Syntax: Going Beyond "Blockly" Style Coding
3 reasons kids should learn to code
Meet Milo: Kid coder, podcaster, and dreamer
Preparing for Bitsbox: What you need to know and need to have
Why kids love coding with Bitsbox
Goodbye scrolling (and scrolling). Helloooo SEARCH!
How kids can get ahead using mobile
Why is Bitsbox the best after-school activity for your kid?
Start this school year right by introducing your kids to coding!
How to code an app with Taylor Swift
We didn't get a deal on Shark Tank, so why are we so happy?
How have Bitsbox's materials evolved since we started?
Bitsbox on Shark Tank
How to write clear and efficient code
Sorry, could you explain that code in English, please?
10 things educators should know about coding apps in Bitsbox
Build an app in Bitsbox in under 5 minutes!
Help! I'm a grownup and I have no idea what coding is!
Why I quit my job to teach kids to code
What it's like to be a non-coder in a tech startup
How to debug your code like a pro
Boys and girls like to code the same app projects. Here's how we know
How to code with kindergarteners
How to get siblings coding together
Help your kid learn to code by following these 6 steps

Blog contributors

Jeff Bull
Jeff Bull is a lifelong coder, meticulous woodworker, and the Senior Software Craftsman at Bitsbox.
Scott Lininger
Scott Lininger is a dad, coder, and the CEO of Bitsbox. Find his occasional twitter musings at @scottlininger.
Anastasia Miliano
Anastasia Miliano is a proud Maine native, mechanical engineer, and aspiring coder. As the Chief Cat-Herder at Bitsbox, she makes sure new coding fun arrives every month.
Alexandra Ostler
Alexandra Ostler is an artist, data geek, and the Minister of Greenbacks for Bitsbox. Her two young boys treasure their roles as part of Bitsbox's app testing crew.
Aidan Chopra
Aidan Chopra is a dad, the Content Factory and a Cofounder of Bitsbox. He is also inspirational, manly and taller than you think!
Emma Erickson
Emma Erickson is a writer, T-Swift's #1 fan, and the Social Butterfly at Bitsbox. You can usually find her in the snack closet.
Zach Vollink
Zach Vollink is an avid mountain biker, passionate coder, and the webslinger at Bitsbox. His love for Cheez-its seems to have created an office-wide addiction.
Christie Veitch
Christie Veitch is an educator, proud non-coder, good friend of Bitsbox, and occasional contributor to our blog.
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