reinforces the fact that our online reputations provide a lot of consideration for potential employers who screen us as potential job candidates. The short but clever video featured in the article also reminds us that the digital footprint is very real and very telling.”
Globaloria.org is a social network where students develop digital literacies, STEM and Computing knowledge, and global citizenship through game design
Where does that leave you if you're a student who dreams of working at game development grandeur, but don't know where to start? You might be able to try Pipeline, an experimental Valve project designed to introduce high school students to the video game industry and impart some of Valve's knowledge.
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Codeacademy- After-school programming. Start a coding club at your school, even if you're a beginner too.
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PDF - ‘Meeting of Minds: Cross-Generational Dialogues on the Ethics of Digital Life’ Global Kids, CommonSense Media, and the GoodPlay Project. October 2009.