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TurtleAcademy is a website created in order to enable kids to learn programming thinking in an easy and fun way , regardless of their mother tongue or former knowledge.

My brother wanted to teach his son the programming basics using his own native language , so he came up with the idea of TurrtleAcademy

Nothing. Everything on Turtle Academy's site is completely free to use and plans to stay that way. We do not require contracts, and have no spam. So what are you waiting for? Start learning!

Turtle Academy does follow the EU data privacy law and protected under the privacy shield

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If your account login is via Yahoo account or Google account, your password is the same as what you use to login to those services. You can reset your password directly through Yahoo or Google. If you have a Turtle Academy account and forgot your password, visit http://turtleacademy.com/registration.php . Press on Forgot my password and enter your email, and a unique URL will be sent to that email address. Once you receive the URL link, click on it to be prompted to set a new password. (If you do not receive the email, check your spam folder).

Badges are given for achievements ,
Baby Turtle - completing the first step.
Green shield - completing the first lesson.
Brown shield - completing the first two lessons.
Red shield - completing the first 4 lessons.
Gold shield - completing the first 8 lessons.
Ninja program - program with more than 50 votes.
Teacher - given for Teachers.
Diligent student - given by the teacher.

Yes
You can share your programs on Facebook , Google+ and Twitter

On the top bar press Login/Sign up.
You can sign up with your email address , and press Sign Up button(a verification mail will be sent to you),or you can Log in using your Google,Facebook or Yahoo account.

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1. Spread the word!
Share your enthusiasm for Turtle Academy with others. Encourage others to try out Turtle Academy either as a student or teachers.
2. Try it out!
Let other member of your family start programming , follow their progress and help them improve their programming skiils.
3. Volunteer to translate
Turtle academy wants to lay the programming foundations everywhere , please help translating to your own language in order to make it approachable for more people.

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Teachers , School and organization can contact TurtleAcademy support.
please provide the support with a valid TurtleAcademy Account , and a short description of the organization.
Then special permission will be given to the Organization to add his own student.
Email us

After you got the Teacher's permiision you will see under you profile page
"Manage my classes".
Then you can create users for your students without providing an email address


Yes
Under you profile -> manage my classes click the "Add existing User".
The request will be sent to the user and he will have to approve you as a teacher.
In order the approve the user should go to his profile . click on "My Messages" and then click on Request and approve

Turtle Academy wants to unable everybody to learn programming ,
So you can add an unlimited number of users.

You might have some classes , e.g Third graders and Four graders.
After creating users you can create groups and assign the students to their group

After you register please go to your profile page ( by hitting your display name -> profile ).
Then click "Become a teacher" fill the form and here you go, you got the teacher permissions

Yes you can !!.
Please send .csv file to the Turtle Academy support with usernames and passwords ( Notice username should be unique ).