Category Archives: Education

JetBrains at the ICPC North America Championship 2020

The first ICPC North America Championship (ICPC NAC 2020) took place February 19–23, 2020. The top teams from the ICPC North America Regional Contests advanced to the ICPC NAC in Atlanta, Georgia, hosted by the College of Computing at the … Continue reading

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Celebrate Python with us and win!

Happy Wednesday! As you may know, we recently released a Python track at JetBrains Academy. We hope it becomes a useful learning resource for everyone who’s venturing into Python. We’re now running a two-week Twitter campaign where we’re posting a … Continue reading

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EduTools plugin v3.5 released!

Please welcome EduTools v3.5! In this post, you’ll learn about several new features that are available in the latest plugin version: Support for code snippets and TeX in multiple-choice tasks. A new dialog for creating sections, lessons, and tasks. C++ … Continue reading

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Learn Python with JetBrains Academy!

Starting today, Python joins the good company of Java and Kotlin as a programming language that you can learn with JetBrains Academy. We’re glad to announce the Python Track is ready and is waiting for learners! Start the Python Track or … Continue reading

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EduTools Plugin v3.4 Released!

EduTools 3.4 is here! In this update, we’re introducing support for programming challenges from Codeforces, the programming contest platform, and support for version 2020.1 of all IntelliJ-based IDEs. Codeforces support IntelliJ Platform 2020.1 support IntelliJ IDEA Edu and PyCharm Edu

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Tips for Students: How to Start Your Programming Career

Sebastian Aigner, a passionate education-focused developer advocate at JetBrains, talks about working with students as well as his path from university to JetBrains, and he offers inspiration for those who are ready for frustration. To help you study and improve … Continue reading

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EduTools plugin v3.3 released!

Introducing EduTools plugin v3.3! With this update, you can enjoy Go support and an improved experience for both learners and educators. The new plugin version also includes automatic Python package upgrades for learners, added templates for course creation, and eye-catching … Continue reading

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Rustlings Course Adaptation

The Educational Products platform provides support for a vast variety of modern programming languages, one of which is Rust, a modern multi-paradigm system programming language combining memory safety and high performance. It is best known for its reliability, efficiency, and … Continue reading

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EduTools Plugin v3.2 Is Out!

Please give a warm welcome to EduTools plugin v3.2! This update adds support for Catch, the C++ test framework, makes the Hyperskill integration more stable, and fixes lots of bugs. Read on for more details. INSTALL EDUTOOLS PLUGIN For this … Continue reading

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JetBrains Academy Welcomes Kotlin On Board!

In February, we launched JetBrains Academy – an educational platform for future professionals. We started with Java, and during these first months, we’ve worked to identify and adopt the learning concepts we believe in. Now it’s time to take it … Continue reading

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