Why B.C. Teachers Should Teach Kids Coding

Why B.C. Teachers Should Teach Kids Coding
Coding may seem like a foreign language to some people. But it’s an invaluable skill that can be taught to kids at an early age. Thankfully in Canada, the government recognizes the importance of digital skills and coding in the classroom. They’ve made it easier for Canadian teachers to get the training and skills they need to teach kids coding. Through government-funded coding workshops, teacher...
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Richmond Youth Hackathon

Richmond Youth Hackathon
Join us for an all-day event where you will work with a team to build your very own app! Under the GUI will be sponsoring this year's Richmond Youth Hackathon, where kids will work with instructors and volunteers to learn about about App development and game programming. Students then join their team to create a game that will be showcased later in the day. The students at the hackathon will b...
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UTG Calgary @ TELUS Spark!

UTG Calgary @ TELUS Spark!
Note that UTG Academy is still taking in late-registrations as we still have a few spots left and the deadline will be around September 30th to sign up for the Fall Semester at TELUS Spark! Under the GUI Academy is Opening in Calgary TELUS Spark Center this September 2019! To Register for our Calgary Branch Please Click here About Our Instructors Our instructors are student...
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Jamie Chang, Founder of UTG Academy on BCIT Interview

Jamie Chang, Founder of UTG Academy on BCIT Interview
Jamie Chang the founder of Under the GUI Academy talks with Ali Pitargue of BCIT on the importance of Coding at a young age, and discusses coding education from an international perspective. Transcript: Welcome back to For the Record on Evolution 107.9, my name is Ali Pitargue and on this edition we will look into kids learning how to code computers. Now the network information and...
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Under the GUI Burnaby Location Virtual Reality (VR) Game Demo at Crystal Mall

Under the GUI Burnaby Location Virtual Reality (VR) Game Demo at Crystal Mall
Our coding instructor in Burnaby demoed some of the VR games our students made and brought prizes to draw! 1st place: a full semester at Under the GUI Burnaby Coding Camp free! The second prize is a free one-week Coding and Robotics Summer Camp at Burnaby! The third prize is a Bluetooth speaker! The Virtual Reality (VR) games were all developed by Under the GUI students, aged bet...
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Coding Workshops Richmond Library

Coding Workshops Richmond Library
Under the GUI Richmond has partnered with the Richmond Public Library this summer and is providing a series of free coding for kids workshops for kids 9 - 13 from May to August! Where kids will learn how to code from one of our mentors at Under the GUI Academy The students at the workshop will get a free PixelPAD account which is a platform that uses Python to teach kids how to code. ...
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VFS offers exclusive scholarship to Under the GUI students!

VFS offers exclusive scholarship to Under the GUI students!
  As Under the GUI is growing, and opening new schools every year, it is essential for us to maintain our quality. Therefore, hearing from an internationally famous institution how much they appreciate the quality of our students, is an amazing thing to hear! We are very happy to announce that Vancouver Film School has recently partnered with Under the GUI, now offering scholarships of up ...
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Instructor’s spotlight – Rahul Kukreja

Instructor’s spotlight – Rahul Kukreja
If I had told my parents, that I would grow up and make games for a living and teach others how to do the same, they probably would have laughed it off, indulged me a bit and not believed me. Actually, scratch that, I wouldn’t even have believed it myself. Yet, that’s what I do! A little bit about me, I’m an aspiring Technical Artist, a full time Game Developer and an Instructor at Under the GUI ...
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New Semester Early Registration

New Semester Early Registration
Dear Parents, Registrations for our Spring Semester have started! What "Under the GUI" offers: Weekend Programming Classes in Game Development or Computer Sciences for ages 7 & up! Semi-private classes; maximum 6 students per instructor Laptops, equipment, and digital storage provided One-hour weekly lectures plus homework assignments, bonus tutorials, online student help a...
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