Preparations for the 2019 National Scratch Competition are well underway and looks like it’ll be better than ever with the recent launch of Scratch 3.0.
Would-be participants can register their projects online at scratch.ics.ie for the competition with entries to be submitted by 1st March 2019. The finals will be held in University of Limerick during Tech Week, 11th-17th May 2019.
Scratch 3.0 includes dozens of new sprites, a totally new sound editor, and many new programming blocks and with Scratch 3.0, you are able to create and play projects on your tablet, in addition to your laptop or desk computer. Here’s an FAQ on Scratch 3.0.
In operation since 2010, the National Scratch Competition has established itself among both teachers and students as a leading platform and showcase for Ireland’s aspiring digital creators.