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Adapted teaching and effective learning interventions in secondary computingCP448

Develop an evidence-informed approach to education recovery over a sustained period, securing the computing education of young people following a period of great disruption.

Live remote training 18 January 15:30—25 January 2022
Live remote training 28 February 17:00—4 March 2022
Live remote training 10 March 09:30—10 March 2022
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Live remote training 9 May 17:00—12 May 2022
Stoke-on-Trent 13 May 09:30—13 May 2022

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Leadership Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

An Introduction to algorithms, programming and data in computer science - remoteCP428

Create some simple block-based computer programs and discover how to implement them in the text based language Python.

Live remote training 9 December 09:30—9 December 2021
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Algorithms Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An introduction to algorithms, programming and data in GCSE computer science - face to faceCP228

Create some simple block-based computer programs and discover how to implement them in the text based language Python.

Crewe 13 January 09:00—13 January 2022
Leicester 25 January 09:30—25 January 2022
Wolverhampton 25 January 09:30—25 January 2022
Malmesbury 26 January 09:00—26 January 2022
Southampton 21 February 09:30—21 February 2022
Leicester 15 March 09:15—15 March 2022
Pudsey 31 March 10:30—31 March 2022
Milton Keynes 7 July 09:30—7 July 2022

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Algorithms Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An Introduction to Computer Networking for TeachersCO214

Build your knowledge and understanding of computer networks as a computer science teacher

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Computer networks Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An introduction to computer systems, networking and security in computer science - remoteCP438

Learn about the different components of computer hardware, including devices not instantly recognisable as computers.

Live remote training 10 December 09:30—10 December 2021
Live remote training 16 December 09:30—16 December 2021
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Live remote training 4 May 09:30—4 May 2022

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Computer networks Computer systems Safety & Security Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An introduction to computer systems, networking and security in GCSE computer science - face to faceCP238

Learn about the different components of computer hardware, including devices not instantly recognisable as computers.

Cheltenham 19 January 09:30—19 January 2022
Milton Keynes 7 June 09:30—7 June 2022

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Computer networks Computer systems Safety & Security Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Assessing computational thinking in primary schoolsCP457

A short course providing practical guidance on the assessment of key thinking skills in primary computing

Live remote training 9 December 15:45—9 December 2021
Live remote training 13 December 16:00—13 December 2021
Chorleywood 5 January 11:00—5 January 2022
Live remote training 28 January 14:30—28 January 2022
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Live remote training 30 June 15:30—30 June 2022
Live remote training 12 July 10:30—12 July 2022

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Assessment and progression in KS3 computingCP212

For Key Stage 3 computing teachers who are new or existing to the subject. This CPD covers the key formative and assessment strategies needed in key stage 3 and beyond, including strategies relating to programming.

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

Assessment in secondary computing - remoteCP413

Effective teaching is underpinned by the accurate use of assessment, during this course you’ll explore formative and summative assessment strategies whilst understanding how to accurately assess.

Chorleywood 5 January 11:00—5 January 2022
Live remote training 7 January 16:30—7 January 2022
Live remote training 12 January 16:00—12 January 2022
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Live remote training 15 February 16:00—15 February 2022
Live remote training 10 March 16:00—10 March 2022
Stoke-on-Trent 10 June 09:30—10 June 2022
Live remote training 16 June 17:30—16 June 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Assessment of primary computingCP007

Develop your confidence and knowledge in assessing computing across the primary age range.

Liphook 15 December 13:00—5 January 2022
Chellaston 19 January 09:00—1 February 2022
2 February 09:00—2 February 2022
Grantham 7 February 09:30—21 February 2022
Cottingham 15 February 09:00—15 February 2022
Darlington 15 February 15:45—1 March 2022
Northampton 29 March 09:30—29 March 2022
Remote Delivered CPD 5 April 09:00—5 April 2022
Hatfield 6 April 09:30—6 April 2022
Milton Keynes 18 May 09:30—18 May 2022
Winchester 24 May 10:00—24 May 2022

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Leadership Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Authentic contexts for primary computingCP405

Explore ways to introduce contexts relating to cross-curricular topics, everyday life, and the wider world. These strategies will enable pupils to understand the practical applications of computing and explore career opportunities in an informal way.

Live remote training 8 February 09:30—8 February 2022
Live remote training 23 February 09:00—23 February 2022

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Cross curricular Computing Primary certificate

Careers and enrichment in primary computing with STEM Ambassadors in your regionCP441

Bring authentic contexts to the computing curriculum, helping children understand the subject's importance.

Live remote training 19 January 16:00—19 January 2022

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Cross curricular Leadership Careers Key stage 1 Key stage 2

Collaboration in KS3 programmingCP437

Engage students and build awareness of the collaborative nature of programming in the real world, through evidence-based teaching approaches.

Live remote training 17 February 10:00—17 February 2022
Live remote training 14 March 09:00—14 March 2022

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Leadership Careers Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

Computer processors and instruction sets - face to faceCP231

Explore the core of a modern computer. Learn how the instructions that humans write in computer programs are translated into machine code that the computer can process.

Stoke-on-Trent 21 January 09:30—21 January 2022

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Computer systems Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Computer processors and instruction sets - remoteCP431

Explore the core of a modern computer. Learn how the instructions that humans write in computer programs are translated into machine code that the computer can process.

Live remote training 4 January 17:00—7 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 09:30—19 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 14:15—2 February 2022
Live remote training 26 January 09:30—26 January 2022
Live remote training 31 January 14:00—8 February 2022
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Live remote training 28 February 09:00—28 February 2022
Live remote training 7 March 17:00—11 March 2022
Live remote training 8 April 10:30—8 April 2022
Live remote training 8 July 09:30—8 July 2022

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Computer systems Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Computer systems: input, output and storage - face to faceCP221

Take your first steps to opening up the computer, exploring the main components, their role and how they work together in computer systems.

Wolverhampton 11 January 09:30—11 January 2022
London 20 January 09:30—20 January 2022

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Computer systems Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Computer systems: input, output and storage - remoteCP421

Take your first steps to opening up the computer, exploring the main components, their role and how they work together in computer systems.

Live remote training 14 December 14:15—16 December 2021
Live remote training 12 January 15:30—19 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 09:00—19 January 2022
Live remote training 26 January 09:30—26 January 2022
Live remote training 26 January 09:30—26 January 2022
Live remote training 23 February 09:15—23 February 2022
Live remote training 9 March 09:30—9 March 2022
Live remote training 4 April 14:00—29 April 2022
Live remote training 4 April 16:00—29 April 2022

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Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Computing as a second subject for non-specialist teachersCP308

Learn about the benefits of being able to teach computing as a second subject, including ways in which the National Centre for Computing Education can support you on this journey.

Remote Delivered CPD 14 December 12:30—14 December 2021

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Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Computing on a budgetCP262

This course aims to support teachers and subject leads in providing the best computing experience for all children without having to buy devices and equipment.

Darlington 13 January 09:00—13 January 2022
Exeter 7 February 14:00—17 February 2022
Milton Keynes 15 March 09:30—15 March 2022

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Computing Primary certificate

Creating an Inclusive Classroom: Approaches to Supporting Learners with SEND in ComputingCO700

Explore ways to make your computing lessons more inclusive for learners with special educational needs and disabilities.

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Cross curricular Leadership Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Primary certificate Secondary certificate

Creative digital media projectsCP414

Lead students through the full digital media project life-cycle, in engaging projects suitable for KS3 and KS4 computing.

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Practical work Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

CS Accelerator for allCP333

This activity is aimed at supporting Computer Science Accelerator progression 

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Safety & Security Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Data Representation in Computing: Bring Data to LifeCO209

Learn how data is represented through media; audio, visual and text.

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Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Design and Prototype Embedded Computer SystemsCO218

Discover embedded system design and work your way through the product design lifecycle.

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Computer systems Physical computing Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Diagnostic assessment for GCSE computer scienceCP412

Learn how to use quality-assured, free subject knowledge tests for diagnostic assessment of students of computer science GCSE.

Live remote training 6 January 16:00—6 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 16:00—19 January 2022
Live remote training 22 February 16:00—22 February 2022

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Leadership Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Encouraging girls into GCSE computer science - remoteCP440

Explore the big picture with the current Gender imbalance in GSCE computer science between girls and boys. Be part of discussions around reasons for this gap, including, lack of role models, unconscious bias, and a non-inclusive curriculum amongst others. Consider different strategies inside and outside of the classroom to support the narrowing of the gap before finally planning effective interventions in KS3 to improve the uptake in your own school.

Live remote training 14 December 16:00—14 December 2021
Live remote training 15 December 16:15—15 December 2021
Live remote training 11 January 16:00—11 January 2022
Live remote training 25 January 16:15—25 January 2022
Live remote training 27 January 16:00—27 January 2022
Live remote training 3 February 16:00—3 February 2022
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Live remote training 14 February 16:00—14 February 2022
Live remote training 15 March 16:00—15 March 2022
Live remote training 17 March 16:00—17 March 2022
Live remote training 22 June 16:15—22 June 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Enriching secondary computing with STEM Ambassadors in your regionCP446

Bring computing careers into the classroom with STEM Ambassadors - volunteers from the world of work.

Live remote training 3 May 17:00—3 May 2022

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Impact of technology Careers Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Foundation knowledge of computer science for KS3 and GCSE - remoteCP426

For computer science teachers who are new or existing to the subject. This CPD covers the foundation subject knowledge required to teach the computing programme of study.

Live remote training 10 December 09:00—10 December 2021
Live remote training 10 December 09:30—10 December 2021
Live remote training 11 December 09:30—11 December 2021
Live remote training 13 December 13:00—7 February 2022
Live remote training 14 December 09:30—14 December 2021
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Live remote training 10 January 15:30—24 January 2022
Live remote training 11 January 16:30—1 February 2022
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Live remote training 19 January 14:30—26 January 2022
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Live remote training 23 February 09:00—23 February 2022
Live remote training 24 February 09:30—24 February 2022
Live remote training 23 March 14:00—30 March 2022
Live remote training 26 April 14:00—10 May 2022

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Algorithms Computer systems Data & information Programming Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Fundamentals of computer networks - face to faceCP222

Learn how computers of all shapes and sizes are connected physically, or wireless, and how this arrangement affects how data is shared

Woking 17 March 09:30—17 March 2022

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Computer networks Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Fundamentals of computer networks - remoteCP422

Learn how computers of all shapes and sizes are connected physically, or wirelessly, and how this arrangement affects how data is shared.

Live remote training 14 January 12:00—14 January 2022
Live remote training 18 January 14:30—27 January 2022
Live remote training 26 January 15:30—2 February 2022
Live remote training 27 January 09:30—27 January 2022
Live remote training 2 February 09:30—2 February 2022
Live remote training 3 February 09:30—3 February 2022
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Live remote training 9 February 16:00—17 February 2022
Live remote training 11 February 13:30—18 February 2022
Live remote training 15 February 09:00—15 February 2022
Live remote training 22 February 09:30—22 February 2022
Live remote training 17 March 09:30—17 March 2022
Live remote training 30 March 09:00—30 March 2022
Live remote training 21 April 09:30—21 April 2022

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Computer networks Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Get Started Teaching Computing in Primary Schools: Preparing to teach 5 - 11 year oldsCO040

Improve your subject knowledge and develop inclusive lessons to teach computing to primary school pupils (aged 5 to 11 years old).

Online course 6 December—24 December 2021

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Leadership Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Getting started in Year 1CP462

Explore how to teach computing in Year 1 using the Teach Computing Curriculum

Live remote training 10 January 13:30—10 January 2022
Live remote training 10 January 16:00—10 January 2022
Live remote training 11 January 16:00—11 January 2022
Live remote training 17 January 16:00—17 January 2022
Live remote training 1 February 15:45—1 February 2022
Live remote training 31 May 18:00—31 May 2022

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Computing Key stage 1

Getting started in year 2CP466

Explore how to teach computing in Year 2 using the Teach Computing Curriculum

Live remote training 11 January 16:00—11 January 2022
Live remote training 12 January 13:30—12 January 2022
Live remote training 13 January 15:45—13 January 2022
Live remote training 24 January 16:00—24 January 2022
Live remote training 3 February 15:45—3 February 2022
Live remote training 7 June 18:00—7 June 2022

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Computing Key stage 1

Getting started in year 3CP459

Explore how to teach computing in Year 3 using the Teach Computing Curriculum

Live remote training 9 December 16:00—9 December 2021
Live remote training 13 January 16:00—13 January 2022
Live remote training 17 January 13:30—17 January 2022
Live remote training 18 January 15:45—18 January 2022
Live remote training 31 January 16:00—31 January 2022
Live remote training 7 February 15:45—7 February 2022
Live remote training 14 June 18:00—14 June 2022

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Computing Key stage 2

Getting started in year 4CP465

Explore how to teach computing in Year 4 using the Teach Computing Curriculum

Live remote training 19 January 13:30—19 January 2022
Live remote training 20 January 15:45—20 January 2022
Live remote training 24 January 16:00—24 January 2022
Live remote training 7 February 16:00—7 February 2022
Live remote training 8 February 15:45—8 February 2022
Live remote training 4 March 14:00—4 March 2022
Live remote training 21 June 18:00—21 June 2022

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Computing Key stage 2

Getting started in year 5CP460

A comprehensive look at how to teach computing in Year 5 using the Teach Computing Curriculum.

Live remote training 12 January 16:00—12 January 2022
Live remote training 24 January 13:30—24 January 2022
Live remote training 24 January 15:45—24 January 2022
Live remote training 25 January 16:00—25 January 2022
Live remote training 16 February 15:45—16 February 2022
Live remote training 21 February 16:00—21 February 2022
Live remote training 3 March 14:00—3 March 2022
Live remote training 28 June 18:00—28 June 2022

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Computing Key stage 2

Getting started in Year 6CP467

Explore how to teach computing in Year 6 using the Teach Computing Curriculum

Live remote training 8 December 15:45—8 December 2021
Live remote training 26 January 13:30—26 January 2022
Live remote training 26 January 16:00—26 January 2022
Live remote training 27 January 15:45—27 January 2022
Live remote training 17 February 15:45—17 February 2022
Live remote training 28 February 16:00—28 February 2022
Live remote training 30 March 14:00—30 March 2022
Live remote training 5 July 18:00—5 July 2022

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Computing Key stage 2

Higher attainment in computer science - meeting the challenges of the exams - remoteCP439

Explore how to improve attainment in Computer Science, look at how students should tackle exam questions and use key resources such as moderator reports, how retrieval and interleaving can be used and mapping progression from KS3 to KS4.

Live remote training 8 December 09:00—9 December 2021
Live remote training 4 January 16:00—11 January 2022
Live remote training 5 January 14:00—12 January 2022
Live remote training 7 January 09:30—7 January 2022
Live remote training 8 January 09:30—29 January 2022
Live remote training 11 January 09:00—11 January 2022
Live remote training 11 January 16:00—25 January 2022
Live remote training 24 January 17:00—28 January 2022
Live remote training 25 January 16:30—3 February 2022
Live remote training 25 January 17:00—26 January 2022
Live remote training 27 January 09:30—27 January 2022
Live remote training 27 January 16:15—3 February 2022
Live remote training 31 January 14:00—7 February 2022
Live remote training 31 January 16:00—7 February 2022
Live remote training 8 February 09:30—8 February 2022
Live remote training 16 February 09:30—16 February 2022
Live remote training 21 February 09:30—21 February 2022
Live remote training 22 February 09:30—22 February 2022
Live remote training 2 March 09:30—2 March 2022
Live remote training 16 March 09:30—16 March 2022
Live remote training 28 March 18:00—1 April 2022
Live remote training 5 May 10:30—5 May 2022
Live remote training 11 May 17:30—24 May 2022
Live remote training 7 June 09:30—7 June 2022
Live remote training 8 June 14:00—15 June 2022
Live remote training 8 June 16:00—15 June 2022
Live remote training 18 July 14:00—25 July 2022

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Leadership Algorithms Computer systems Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Higher attainment in GCSE computer science - meeting the challenge of exams - face to faceCP239

Explore how to improve attainment in GCSE Computer Science, look at how students should tackle exam questions and use key resources such as moderator reports, how retrieval and interleaving can be used and mapping progression from KS3 to KS4.

Pudsey 13 January 09:30—13 January 2022
Darlington 17 January 09:00—17 January 2022
Liphook 21 January 09:00—21 January 2022
24 January 09:00—24 January 2022
Manchester 4 February 13:00—25 March 2022
Cheltenham 9 March 09:30—9 March 2022
Pudsey 24 March 09:30—24 March 2022
Milton Keynes 28 April 09:30—28 April 2022

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Leadership Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

How Computers Work: Demystifying ComputationCO206

Explore the fundamentals of computing - computer architecture, binary logic, data processing, circuits, and more.

Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Computing Mathematics Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Impact of Technology: How To Lead Classroom DiscussionsCO215

You will explore the ethical, legal, cultural, and environmental concerns surrounding computer science

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Cross curricular Leadership Impact of technology Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator Secondary certificate

Improving Computing Classroom Practice Through Action ResearchCO030

Apply action research to your teaching and become a more reflective practitioner

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Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Primary certificate Secondary certificate

Introduction to algorithms, programming and data for D&T teachers - face to faceCP229

Learn how to use programming techniques using VEX, Crumble or Micro:bits. Create simple block-based computer programs, discover how to create algorithms and how computers use data.

Brampton 20 January 09:15—27 January 2022
Gateshead 1 February 09:00—10 February 2022
Woking 28 February 09:30—1 March 2022
Reading 4 April 10:00—5 April 2022

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Practical work Algorithms Data & information Programming Computing Design and technology Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to algorithms, programming and data for D&T teachers - remoteCP429

Learn how to use programming techniques using VEX, Crumble or Micro:bits. Create simple block-based computer programs, discover how to create algorithms and how computers use data.

Live remote training 8 December 09:00—8 December 2021
Live remote training 9 December 17:00—21 December 2021
Live remote training 20 January 09:00—25 January 2022
Live remote training 31 January 16:00—10 February 2022
Live remote training 28 February 09:00—1 March 2022
Live remote training 7 March 17:00—24 March 2022
Live remote training 28 March 17:00—7 April 2022
Live remote training 26 April 09:00—5 May 2022

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Practical work Algorithms Data & information Programming Computing Design and technology Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to Cybersecurity for TeachersCO216

Teachers will be introduced to the core ideas of cybersecurity that should be taught in the classroom

Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Safety & Security Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to databases and SQLCO225

On this course from the Raspberry Pi Foundation you’ll learn what databases are and why we use them, exploring how to use SQL to search and manipulate the data.

Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Data & information Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to Encryption and CryptographyCO220

Discover the history of encryption and learn how it's used in the modern world

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Computer networks Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Introduction to Machine Learning and AICO231

Discover the fundamentals of machine learning, how it works, and learn to train your own AI using free online tools.

Online course 4 October—12 December 2021
Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Data & information Mathematics Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

Introduction to primary computing - face to faceCP004

Computing in primary schools is a practical, creative and knowledge-rich subject. This course provides teachers with the knowledge and confidence to get started on the journey to outstanding computing in your school, whether you’re a subject coordinator or another interested teacher.

Swindon 4 January 09:30—4 January 2022
6 January 09:00—6 January 2022
Hull 12 January 09:00—12 January 2022
Amersham 19 January 09:00—19 January 2022
London 19 January 09:30—19 January 2022
20 January 09:00—20 January 2022
Grimsby 20 January 09:30—20 January 2022
Darlington 1 February 09:00—1 February 2022
Grantham 3 February 09:30—3 February 2022
High Wycombe 4 February 09:00—4 February 2022
Lincoln 17 March 09:30—17 March 2022
London 18 March 09:30—18 March 2022
Woking 23 March 09:30—23 March 2022
Hull 4 April 09:00—4 April 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Introduction to primary computing - remoteCP454

For primary computing teachers who are new to the subject or its leadership. This CPD covers the whole computing curriculum at an introductory level, including programming essentials using Scratch.

Live remote training 22 December 09:30—22 December 2021
Live remote training 13 January 14:30—24 January 2022
Live remote training 14 January 09:00—14 January 2022
Live remote training 17 January 09:30—1 February 2022
Live remote training 19 January 14:30—16 February 2022
Live remote training 26 January 09:00—26 January 2022
Live remote training 2 February 09:00—2 February 2022
Live remote training 3 February 13:00—10 February 2022
Live remote training 4 February 09:15—4 February 2022
Live remote training 15 February 09:00—15 February 2022
Live remote training 28 February 14:00—8 March 2022
Live remote training 21 March 09:30—29 March 2022
Live remote training 23 March 09:30—23 March 2022
Live remote training 28 March 16:00—8 April 2022
Live remote training 10 May 14:30—25 May 2022
Live remote training 9 June 14:00—16 June 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Introduction to the Teach Computing CurriculumCP461

Find out about the Teach Computing Curriculum and how to implement it in your school.

Live remote training 17 January 15:30—17 January 2022
Live remote training 10 February 14:00—10 February 2022

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Computing

Introduction to Web DevelopmentCO221

Discover web development and learn to build your own interactive websites using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Programming Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

KS3 computing (module 1): Creative curriculum design principlesCP247

Start to design a computing curriculum that supports deep learning by all students throughout KS3.

Darlington 24 January 09:00—24 January 2022
Milton Keynes 20 April 09:30—20 April 2022

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Leadership Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

KS3 computing (module 1): Creative curriculum design principles (remote)CP435

Get a solid grounding in curriculum design, leading to the implementation of an outstanding KS3 computing curriculum with impact in the classroom.

Live remote training 12 January 09:30—12 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 09:30—19 January 2022
Live remote training 1 February 16:00—10 February 2022

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Leadership Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

KS3 computing (module 2): Creative curriculum content, sequencing and pedagogyCP248

Develop a knowledge-based curriculum for excellent in KS3, supported by the most effective teaching approaches.

Milton Keynes 8 June 09:30—8 June 2022

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Leadership Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

KS3 computing (module 2): creative curriculum content, sequencing and pedagogy (remote)CP458

Develop a knowledge-based curriculum for excellent in KS3, supported by the most effective teaching approaches.

Live remote training 2 March 09:30—2 March 2022

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Leadership Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

KS3 computing (module 3): Creative curriculum enrichment and inclusionCP249

Put computational thinking at the heart of an inclusive and equitable curriculum, and broaden the appeal of computing.

Ashton-under-Lyne 26 January 10:00—26 January 2022
Milton Keynes 13 July 09:30—13 July 2022

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Leadership Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

KS3 computing (module 3): Creative curriculum enrichment and inclusion (remote)CP449

Put computational thinking at the heart of an inclusive and equitable curriculum, and broaden the appeal of computing.

Live remote training 22 March 16:00—30 March 2022
Live remote training 11 July 17:00—18 July 2022

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Cross curricular Leadership Careers Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

KS4 computing for all - face to faceCP207

This action-oriented professional development course explores the options available to computing teachers in different school contexts

Wolverhampton 8 February 09:00—8 February 2022
Maisemore 1 March 09:30—1 March 2022
Pudsey 3 March 09:30—3 March 2022
Milton Keynes 31 March 09:30—31 March 2022

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Cross curricular Leadership Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

Leading primary computing - face to faceCP008

Essential knowledge for primary computing subject leaders, helping you get the most from every teacher and every child.

St Albans 8 December 09:30—19 January 2022
Hull 6 January 09:00—19 January 2022
Uckfield 12 January 09:00—19 January 2022
Crawley 13 January 09:30—27 January 2022
Gateshead 24 January 09:00—31 January 2022
Eastbourne 25 January 09:00—1 March 2022
Northampton 25 January 09:30—8 March 2022
London 27 January 09:00—10 February 2022
Lincoln 28 January 09:30—10 March 2022
Grimsby 31 January 09:30—24 March 2022
Wellington 8 February 09:00—5 April 2022
Norfolk 10 February 09:30—1 July 2022
Darlington 28 February 09:00—7 March 2022
Hull 8 March 09:00—23 March 2022
Milton Keynes 9 June 09:30—5 July 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Leading primary computing - remoteCP456

Lead computing in your school with confidence, making the most of the resources and teaching staff available.

Live remote training 8 December 09:30—15 December 2021
Live remote training 9 December 09:00—2 February 2022
Live remote training 9 December 09:30—16 December 2021
Live remote training 6 January 14:30—31 January 2022
Live remote training 10 January 09:00—26 January 2022
Live remote training 10 January 13:30—17 January 2022
Live remote training 13 January 09:30—20 January 2022
Live remote training 13 January 13:30—27 January 2022
Live remote training 18 January 09:00—25 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 09:00—2 February 2022
Live remote training 25 January 09:00—1 February 2022
Live remote training 27 January 09:30—28 January 2022
Live remote training 31 January 09:00—7 February 2022
Live remote training 2 February 09:00—9 February 2022
Live remote training 4 February 09:00—18 February 2022
Live remote training 8 February 09:00—9 February 2022
Live remote training 17 February 09:00—18 February 2022
Live remote training 23 February 09:30—23 March 2022
Live remote training 14 March 09:00—21 March 2022
Live remote training 15 March 09:30—22 March 2022
Live remote training 17 March 09:00—31 March 2022
Live remote training 23 March 14:25—6 April 2022
Live remote training 24 March 09:00—31 March 2022
Live remote training 4 May 14:30—13 July 2022

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Leadership Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Maths in computer science - face to faceCP234

Mathematics is firmly embedded at the core of computer science, during this course you’ll explore the foundational topics at the heart of mathematics and computer science.

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Maths in computer science - remoteCP434

Mathematics is firmly embedded at the core of computer science, during this course you’ll explore the foundational topics at the heart of mathematics and computer science.

Live remote training 14 December 09:00—14 December 2021
Live remote training 17 December 09:30—17 December 2021
Live remote training 4 January 09:30—4 January 2022
Live remote training 10 January 17:30—18 January 2022
Live remote training 12 January 13:00—19 January 2022
Live remote training 13 January 14:15—20 January 2022
Live remote training 17 January 09:00—17 January 2022
Live remote training 26 January 09:30—2 February 2022
Live remote training 9 February 09:30—9 February 2022
Live remote training 9 February 09:30—9 February 2022
Live remote training 27 April 13:00—4 May 2022
Live remote training 25 May 17:30—10 June 2022

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Algorithms Computer systems Data & information Computing Mathematics Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Mentoring support for computing leadsCP402

This course is aimed at current mentors of early careers teachers across different subject specialism who want to know more about what good computing looks like.

Live remote training 13 January 17:00—13 January 2022
Live remote training 10 February 15:30—10 February 2022
Live remote training 17 February 16:00—17 February 2022
Live remote training 10 May 17:00—10 May 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Mentoring support for non-computing mentorsCP401

This course is aimed at current mentors of early careers teachers across different subject specialism who want to know more about what good computing looks like.

Live remote training 2 February 16:00—2 February 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Networking with Python: Socket Programming for CommunicationCO223

You’ll explore the principles that industry professionals use when programming for networks, and learn how sockets are used to abstract the complexities of the internet.

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Computer networks Programming CS Accelerator

New subject leaders of secondary computing - face to faceCP211

For new subject leaders of computing, or those looking to progress their career through curriculum leadership.

Milton Keynes 26 January 09:30—9 March 2022
Cheltenham 16 March 09:30—11 May 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

New subject leaders of secondary computing -remoteCP411

Develop the leadership skills and management practices to confidently coordinate an effective computing department.

Live remote training 10 January 15:30—20 January 2022
Live remote training 18 January 09:00—28 January 2022
Live remote training 1 February 16:30—17 February 2022
Live remote training 17 February 09:30—18 February 2022
Live remote training 2 March 09:00—9 March 2022
Live remote training 7 July 16:30—20 July 2022

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Leadership Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

New to computing – residentialCP280

New to computing? This track of CPD will introduce you to the computer science knowledge required up to GCSE level.

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Safety & Security Residential Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for business teachers - face to faceCP270

Reading 25 April 10:00—26 April 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for Business teachers - remoteCP470

For Business teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 2 February 17:00—9 February 2022
Live remote training 23 February 09:00—24 February 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for English teachers - face to faceCP275

Reading 28 April 10:00—29 April 2022

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Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for English teachers - remoteCP475

For English teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 23 February 09:00—24 February 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for humanities and PSHE teachers - face to faceCP272

Reading 8 June 10:00—9 June 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for humanities and PSHE teachers - remoteCP472

For Humanities and PSHE teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 23 February 09:00—24 February 2022

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New to computing pathway for Maths teachers - face to faceCP277

For Maths teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Reading 14 June 10:00—15 June 2022

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New to computing pathway for Maths teachers - remoteCP477

For Maths teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 15 March 17:00—23 July 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for modern foreign language teachers - face to faceCP274

Reading 22 June 10:00—23 June 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for modern foreign language teachers - remoteCP474

For Modern Foreign Language teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 9 December 17:00—16 December 2021
Live remote training 23 February 09:00—24 February 2022
Live remote training 7 March 17:00—16 March 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for music, art and media teachers - face to faceCP273

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for music, art and media teachers - remoteCP473

For Music, Art and Media teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for PE teachers - face to faceCP271

Whiteknights 16 June 10:00—17 June 2022
Live remote training 27 June 10:00—28 November 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for PE teachers - remoteCP471

For PE teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 23 February 09:00—24 February 2022
Live remote training 28 February 17:00—16 March 2022
Live remote training 11 April 09:00—12 April 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for science teachers - face to faceCP276

Reading 28 June 10:00—29 June 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

New to computing pathway for Science teachers - remoteCP476

For Science teachers who are new to computing and looking to develop their subject knowledge, this learning pathway will give you a comprehensive introduction to the entire computer science curriculum up to GCSE level.

Live remote training 9 December 17:00—16 December 2021
Live remote training 23 February 09:00—24 February 2022
Live remote training 7 March 17:00—16 March 2022

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Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Object-oriented Programming in Python: Create Your Own Adventure GameCO210

Learn object-oriented programming principles by creating your own text-based adventure game in Python.

Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Outstanding primary computing for all - face to faceCP005

Computing is for every child, and the school curriculum must allow for all children to succeed. Computing subject leaders can make inclusive, effective curriculum implementation happen, leading to success for all.

Darlington 22 March 09:00—22 March 2022
Exeter 25 March 09:30—25 March 2022
Hatfield 5 April 10:30—5 April 2022
Northampton 15 June 09:30—15 June 2022
Winchester 16 June 10:00—16 June 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Physical computing kit - KS2 CrumbleCP252

Explore physical computing using the Crumble device and how the Teach Computing Curriculum can be used to engage students.

Maidstone 4 January 16:00—4 January 2022
Darlington 4 January 16:00—4 January 2022
Scarborough 5 January 15:45—5 January 2022
Woking 6 January 14:30—6 January 2022
Newport 11 January 13:00—11 January 2022
Newport 11 January 15:45—11 January 2022
Liphook 12 January 09:00—12 January 2022
Caterham 12 January 16:00—12 January 2022
Birmingham 13 January 10:30—13 January 2022
Reading 18 January 13:00—18 January 2022
Reading 18 January 16:00—18 January 2022
York 19 January 16:00—19 January 2022
Brighton 26 January 16:30—26 January 2022
Wolverhampton 1 February 16:00—1 February 2022
Milton Keynes 9 February 14:00—9 February 2022
Maidstone 10 February 16:00—10 February 2022
Cambridge 17 February 14:00—17 February 2022
Woking 23 February 13:30—23 February 2022
Hatfield 24 February 13:00—24 February 2022
York 3 March 16:00—3 March 2022
Exeter 9 March 09:30—9 March 2022
Kendal 10 March 16:00—10 March 2022
Northampton 15 March 14:00—15 March 2022
Oxford 17 March 09:30—17 March 2022
Maidstone 29 March 16:00—29 March 2022
Swindon 25 April 09:30—25 April 2022
Maidstone 26 May 16:00—26 May 2022
Hilperton 5 September 09:30—5 September 2022

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Practical work Algorithms Computer systems Programming Physical computing Computing Key stage 2

Physical computing kit - KS3 micro:bitCP253

Explore physical computing using the micro:bit device and how the Teach Computing Curriculum can be used to engage students.

Dartford 13 December 16:00—13 December 2021
Maidstone 13 December 16:00—13 December 2021
Woking 10 January 14:30—10 January 2022
Cheltenham 12 January 09:30—12 January 2022
Liphook 18 January 16:30—18 January 2022
Wolverhampton 25 January 16:00—25 January 2022
York 2 February 16:00—2 February 2022
Maidstone 8 February 16:00—8 February 2022
Cambridge 18 February 11:00—18 February 2022
Live remote training 1 March 16:00—1 March 2022
Milton Keynes 3 March 16:00—3 March 2022
Reading 9 March 09:30—9 March 2022
Reading 9 March 13:00—9 March 2022
Oxford 17 March 13:15—17 March 2022
Maidstone 31 March 16:00—31 March 2022
Swindon 25 April 09:30—25 April 2022
Maidstone 24 May 16:00—24 May 2022
Stoke-on-Trent 10 June 11:00—10 June 2022
Reading 15 June 09:30—15 June 2022
Reading 15 June 13:00—15 June 2022
Milton Keynes 15 June 16:00—15 June 2022
Bristol 5 September 09:30—5 September 2022

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Practical work Algorithms Computer systems Programming Physical computing Computing Key stage 3

Physical computing kit - KS4 Raspberry Pi PicoCP254

Explore physical computing using the Raspberry Pi Pico device and how the Teach Computing Curriculum can be used to engage students.

Orpington 13 December 16:30—13 December 2021
Milton Keynes 11 January 16:00—11 January 2022
Cheltenham 12 January 11:30—12 January 2022
Woking 13 January 14:30—13 January 2022
Wolverhampton 8 February 16:00—8 February 2022
Reading 14 March 09:30—14 March 2022
Reading 14 March 13:00—14 March 2022
Swindon 25 April 11:30—25 April 2022
Stoke-on-Trent 10 June 13:30—10 June 2022
Milton Keynes 12 July 16:00—12 July 2022
Bristol 5 September 11:30—5 September 2022

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Primary programming and algorithms - face to faceCP003

Discover engaging and effective ways to help children use computational thinking.

Bradford 20 January 09:30—20 January 2022
Eckington 21 January 09:00—21 January 2022
Woking 1 February 10:00—1 February 2022
Lincoln 3 March 09:30—3 March 2022
Hull 15 March 09:00—15 March 2022
Northampton 26 April 09:30—26 April 2022

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Primary programming and algorithms - remoteCP455

Learn essential subject knowledge to become a skilled teacher of primary computing. Be prepared to teach algorithms and programming to all ages of children, helping them develop their understanding through effective pedagogy.

Live remote training 6 January 09:30—6 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 00:00—25 January 2022
Live remote training 24 January 14:00—3 February 2022
Live remote training 27 January 14:30—10 February 2022
Live remote training 2 February 08:30—2 February 2022
Live remote training 3 February 09:00—3 February 2022
Live remote training 8 February 09:00—8 February 2022
Live remote training 11 February 08:45—11 February 2022
Live remote training 14 February 16:00—2 March 2022
Live remote training 15 February 09:00—15 February 2022
Live remote training 1 March 09:00—1 March 2022
Live remote training 9 March 09:00—9 March 2022
Live remote training 18 March 09:30—18 March 2022
Live remote training 18 May 13:30—26 May 2022
Live remote training 19 July 09:30—19 July 2022

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Programming 101: An Introduction to Python for EducatorsCO207

Explore the basics of Python. Guided by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, you’ll learn to code your first program

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator Primary certificate

Programming 102: Think like a Computer ScientistCO208

Take your Python skills further. Guided by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, you’ll explore algorithms and list structures.

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Programming 103: Saving and Structuring DataCO219

Learn how to save and structure data in external files, and import files back into your Python programs. Supported by Google.

Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Data & information Programming Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Programming Pedagogy in Primary Schools: Developing Computing TeachingCO020

Investigate a range of pedagogical approaches for teaching programming to primary pupils

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Programming Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Programming Pedagogy in Secondary Schools: Inspiring Computing TeachingCO222

Examine a range of pedagogical approaches suitable for teaching computing in Key Stage 3

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

Programming with GUIsCO217

Discover how to build your own Graphical User Interface (GUI) with Python and guizero.

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Programming with Python – residentialCP283

Over this three day residential you'll learn how to program using Python, moving from the basics to working with data and advanced subject knowledge.

York 19 January 09:00—21 January 2022

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Practical work Data & information Programming Residential Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming constructs: sequencing, selection & iteration - remoteCP423

Learn how to write code to input, process and output data, and how to manipulate data stored in variables. Using the building blocks of sequence, selection and iteration you’ll begin to understand how programs are constructed to perform a multitude of simple and more complex tasks.

Live remote training 13 December 14:15—15 December 2021
Live remote training 5 January 14:00—12 January 2022
Live remote training 5 January 16:00—12 January 2022
Live remote training 6 January 09:30—6 January 2022
Live remote training 12 January 08:30—12 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 18:30—21 January 2022
Live remote training 20 January 16:00—3 February 2022
Live remote training 2 February 18:30—4 February 2022
Live remote training 9 February 11:00—10 February 2022
Live remote training 10 February 10:00—10 February 2022
Live remote training 16 February 09:30—16 February 2022
Live remote training 16 February 18:30—18 February 2022
Live remote training 2 March 13:00—9 March 2022
Live remote training 29 March 16:00—7 April 2022
Live remote training 6 April 09:30—6 April 2022
Live remote training 9 June 16:00—20 June 2022

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming constructs: sequencing, selection and iteration - face to faceCP223

Develop your foundational knowledge around the Python language.

Lincoln 8 December 09:30—8 December 2021
Wokingham 15 December 12:00—15 December 2021
Liphook 12 January 09:00—12 January 2022
Wolverhampton 18 January 09:30—18 January 2022
Southampton 22 February 09:30—22 February 2022
Crewe 5 May 09:00—5 May 2022

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: advanced subject knowledge, implementation and testing - face to faceCP243

Develop your Python programming skills by exploring advanced programming techniques then implementing and testing these in a working solution.

Swindon 12 January 09:30—12 January 2022
Darlington 31 January 09:00—31 January 2022
Cheltenham 9 February 09:30—9 February 2022

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: advanced subject knowledge, implementation and testing - remoteCP463

Develop your Python programming skills by exploring advanced programming techniques then implementing and testing these in a working solution.

Live remote training 15 December 09:30—15 December 2021
Live remote training 17 December 09:30—17 December 2021
Live remote training 8 February 09:00—8 February 2022
Live remote training 16 February 16:30—7 March 2022
Live remote training 17 February 09:30—17 February 2022
Live remote training 24 February 09:30—24 February 2022
Live remote training 8 March 16:00—15 March 2022
Live remote training 9 March 09:00—9 March 2022
Live remote training 15 March 16:00—23 March 2022
Live remote training 24 March 09:30—24 March 2022
Live remote training 4 April 17:00—6 April 2022
Live remote training 6 April 14:30—7 April 2022
Live remote training 11 April 09:30—11 April 2022
Live remote training 27 June 16:30—11 July 2022

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: analysis, design and evaluation - face to faceCP244

Develop your Python programming skills by exploring the analysis, design and evaluation stages of the software development life cycle.

Darlington 7 February 09:00—7 February 2022

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: analysis, design and evaluation - remoteCP464

Develop your Python programming skills by exploring the analysis, design and evaluation stages of the software development life cycle.

Live remote training 8 December 15:30—15 December 2021
Live remote training 18 January 09:30—18 January 2022
Live remote training 18 January 16:00—27 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 14:00—26 January 2022
Live remote training 3 February 09:00—3 February 2022
Live remote training 7 February 17:00—8 February 2022
Live remote training 22 March 09:00—22 March 2022
Live remote training 21 June 14:00—28 June 2022

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Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: working with data - face to faceCP233

In this course you’ll learn about data types, and how data structures are manipulated in Python programs.

Leicester 3 February 09:15—3 February 2022
Swindon 4 March 09:30—4 March 2022
Darlington 28 March 09:00—28 March 2022

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Python programming: working with data - remoteCP433

In this course you’ll learn about data types, and how data structures are manipulated in Python programs.

Live remote training 13 December 09:00—13 December 2021
Live remote training 14 December 08:30—14 December 2021
Live remote training 12 January 18:30—14 January 2022
Live remote training 13 January 09:30—13 January 2022
Live remote training 18 January 16:00—25 January 2022
Live remote training 18 January 16:00—25 January 2022
Live remote training 20 January 14:00—27 January 2022
Live remote training 24 January 09:30—24 January 2022
Live remote training 26 January 18:30—28 January 2022
Live remote training 9 February 18:30—11 February 2022
Live remote training 24 February 09:30—24 February 2022
Live remote training 2 March 16:00—9 March 2022
Live remote training 2 March 18:30—4 March 2022
Live remote training 3 March 13:30—10 March 2022
Live remote training 10 March 09:30—10 March 2022
Live remote training 16 March 09:30—16 March 2022
Live remote training 16 March 17:30—18 March 2022
Live remote training 30 March 13:00—6 April 2022
Live remote training 21 June 16:00—28 June 2022

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Representing algorithms using flowcharts and pseudocode - face to faceCP220

Improve your knowledge of algorithms to the level appropriate for GCSE teaching. Become confident in using the key building blocks of sequence, selection and iteration, and learn to apply algorithmic thinking

Malmesbury 12 January 09:30—12 January 2022
Woking 9 February 09:00—9 February 2022

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Algorithms Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Representing algorithms using flowcharts and pseudocode - remoteCP420

Improve your knowledge of algorithms to the level appropriate for GCSE teaching. Become confident in using the key building blocks of sequence, selection and iteration, and learn to apply algorithmic thinking.

Live remote training 9 December 09:30—9 December 2021
Live remote training 14 December 09:00—14 December 2021
Live remote training 12 January 09:30—12 January 2022
Live remote training 15 January 09:30—15 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 09:30—19 January 2022
Live remote training 9 February 09:30—9 March 2022
Live remote training 24 February 09:00—24 February 2022
Live remote training 1 March 09:30—1 March 2022
Live remote training 2 March 16:00—9 March 2022
Live remote training 3 March 14:00—10 March 2022
Live remote training 15 March 18:30—28 March 2022

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Algorithms Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Robotics With Raspberry Pi: Build and Program Your First Robot BuggyCO224

Examine the wider context of modern robotics and build a robot buggy controlled by a Raspberry Pi

Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Programming CS Accelerator

Scratch to Python: Moving from Block- to Text-based ProgrammingCO211

Learn how to apply the thinking and programming skills you've learnt in Scratch

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Programming Computing Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

An understanding of algorithms is fundamental to success in GCSE computer science this course will teach you how algorithms manipulate data to achieve desired aims.

Malmesbury 2 February 09:30—2 February 2022

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Algorithms Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

An understanding of algorithms is fundamental to success in GCSE computer science this course will teach you how algorithms manipulate data to achieve desired aims.

Live remote training 14 December 09:15—14 December 2021
Live remote training 18 January 09:00—18 January 2022
Live remote training 19 January 09:30—19 January 2022
Live remote training 20 January 09:00—20 January 2022
Live remote training 26 January 13:00—2 February 2022
Live remote training 29 January 09:30—29 January 2022
Live remote training 9 February 09:00—9 February 2022
Live remote training 22 February 09:30—22 February 2022
Live remote training 9 March 09:30—9 March 2022
Live remote training 5 May 14:00—12 May 2022
Live remote training 5 May 16:00—12 May 2022
Live remote training 11 May 13:00—18 May 2022

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Algorithms Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Solving computational problems in KS3 computingCP436

Build the capability of students to solve problems in computing, and be ready for GCSE Computer Science

Live remote training 20 January 10:00—20 January 2022
Live remote training 28 January 09:00—28 January 2022
Live remote training 24 February 09:00—24 February 2022
Live remote training 7 March 09:00—7 March 2022
Live remote training 21 March 15:30—28 March 2022

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Algorithms Data & information Programming Key stage 3 Secondary certificate

Teach Computing in Schools: Creating a Curriculum for Ages 11 to 16CO230

Create an inspiring and engaging computing curriculum for secondary school students, using freely available resources.

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Teaching advanced GCSE computer science pathway - Face to FaceCP281

Familiar with the subject knowledge required for GCSE computer science? Joining this pathway will develop your understanding of how best to support students of all abilities.

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Algorithms Data & information Impact of technology Programming Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Teaching Computing Systems and Networks to 5- to 11-year-oldsCO042

Improve your subject knowledge and develop your teaching to help young children understand the computing systems and networks around them.

Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Computer networks Computer systems Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Teaching Data and Information to 5- to 11-year-oldsCO044

Increase your knowledge of data and information, and how you can teach young children about this topic.

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Data & information Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Teaching GCSE computer science developing knowledge and understanding - face to faceCP241

During this CPD you'll explore effective teaching strategies to build student knowledge for long-term recall, leading to confidence in assessments.

Pudsey 10 February 09:30—10 February 2022
Milton Keynes 2 March 09:30—2 March 2022

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Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

Teaching GCSE computer science pedagogy for programming - face to faceCP242

Building on your prior subject knowledge of programming, this CPD helps teachers to teach others how to become effective programmers.

Milton Keynes 3 February 09:30—3 February 2022
Liphook 15 February 09:00—15 February 2022

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Programming Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

Teaching GCSE computer science: improving student engagement - face to faceCP240

Improve student engagement in your GCSE computer science lessons by developing your classroom pedagogy.

Milton Keynes 17 March 09:30—17 March 2022
Stoke-on-Trent 18 March 09:30—18 March 2022

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Impact of technology Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

Teaching GCSE computer science: improving student engagement - remoteCP447

Improve student engagement in your GCSE computer science lessons by developing your classroom pedagogy.

Live remote training 31 January 09:00—31 January 2022
Live remote training 3 February 09:00—3 February 2022
Live remote training 15 February 09:30—15 February 2022
Live remote training 10 March 09:00—10 March 2022
Live remote training 16 March 09:00—16 March 2022

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Impact of technology Key stage 4 Secondary certificate

Teaching key stage 1 computing - face to faceCP001

Develop your confidence to teach the whole key stage 1 computing curriculum successfully.

Hull 20 January 09:00—3 February 2022
Milton Keynes 24 February 09:30—26 April 2022
Winchester 2 March 09:30—3 March 2022
Darlington 3 May 09:00—10 May 2022

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Leadership Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Primary certificate

Teaching key stage 1 computing - module 1 - remoteCP450

This course is designed to give you confidence in teaching the key stage 1 computing curriculum, including foundational knowledge of computer science; the applications of information technology and the implications for digital literacy in the modern world.

Live remote training 13 January 09:30—14 January 2022
Live remote training 14 January 09:30—14 January 2022
Live remote training 20 January 13:00—3 February 2022
Live remote training 24 January 09:00—24 January 2022
Live remote training 28 January 09:15—28 January 2022
Live remote training 9 February 09:00—9 February 2022
Live remote training 1 March 09:30—1 March 2022
Live remote training 4 April 09:00—4 April 2022

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Leadership Algorithms Computer systems Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 1 Primary certificate

Teaching key stage 1 computing - module 2 - remoteCP451

The second module of this course covers digital literacy and information technology, covering the whole computing curriculum. Find out how to use software creatively, safely and responsibly for inspiring projects, and plan a rigorous and inclusive curriculum .

Live remote training 10 January 09:00—10 January 2022
Live remote training 21 January 09:00—21 January 2022
Live remote training 1 February 09:00—1 February 2022
Live remote training 2 February 00:00—9 February 2022
Live remote training 11 February 09:00—11 February 2022
Live remote training 11 February 09:30—11 February 2022
Live remote training 3 March 09:00—3 March 2022
Live remote training 3 March 12:30—3 March 2022
Live remote training 14 March 09:00—14 March 2022
Live remote training 7 April 09:00—7 April 2022
Live remote training 9 May 09:30—9 May 2022

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Leadership Computer networks Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Primary certificate

Teaching key stage 2 computing - face to faceCP002

Broaden your understanding of computer systems, networks and the internet to teach key stage 2 computing.

Hull 17 January 09:00—31 January 2022
Darlington 18 January 09:00—25 January 2022
Woking 1 March 10:00—8 March 2022
York 7 March 09:00—31 March 2022
Newbury 9 March 09:30—10 March 2022
Milton Keynes 21 March 09:30—4 May 2022
Steyning 1 July 09:00—8 July 2022

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Cross curricular Leadership Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Teaching key stage 2 computing - module 1 - remoteCP452

This course aims to deepen understanding of computer science, information technology and digital literacy.

Live remote training 13 January 10:00—13 January 2022
Live remote training 14 January 09:30—14 January 2022
Live remote training 25 January 09:00—25 January 2022
Live remote training 8 February 09:00—8 February 2022
Live remote training 9 February 13:00—16 February 2022
Live remote training 10 March 13:00—17 March 2022
Live remote training 31 May 09:00—31 May 2022

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Leadership Computer networks Computer systems Impact of technology Safety & Security Computing Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Teaching key stage 2 computing - module 2 - remoteCP453

Skilfully combining a wide range of software applications and multimedia such as video, images and sound, you will be better able to support children in creative and engaging project work across the whole primary curriculum.

Live remote training 12 January 09:00—12 January 2022
Live remote training 18 January 13:00—25 January 2022
Live remote training 21 January 09:00—21 January 2022
Live remote training 21 January 09:15—21 January 2022
Live remote training 21 January 09:30—21 January 2022
Live remote training 26 January 09:00—26 January 2022
Live remote training 4 March 12:30—4 March 2022
Live remote training 16 March 13:00—23 March 2022
Live remote training 1 June 09:00—1 June 2022

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Cross curricular Leadership Data & information Impact of technology Computing Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Teaching Physical Computing to 5- to 11-year-oldsCO043

Teach your young learners how to create electronic circuits, then learn to control them using block-based programming languages.

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Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

Teaching Physical Computing with Raspberry Pi and PythonCO205

Create simple systems that respond to and control the physical world using the Raspberry Pi and Python

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Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator Secondary certificate

Teaching Programming to 5- to 11-year-oldsCO041

Build your subject knowledge and develop your skills in teaching programming

Online course 4 October—13 December 2021
Online course 4 January—31 January 2022

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Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate

The internet and cyber security - remoteCP432

Build on knowledge of local computer networks to cover the globally connected systems forming the internet.

Live remote training 9 December 09:00—9 December 2021
Live remote training 7 January 09:30—7 January 2022
Live remote training 11 January 09:00—11 January 2022
Live remote training 12 January 14:00—19 January 2022
Live remote training 13 January 16:00—20 January 2022
Live remote training 17 January 17:00—21 January 2022
Live remote training 3 February 09:30—3 February 2022
Live remote training 9 February 15:30—16 February 2022
Live remote training 14 February 17:00—18 February 2022
Live remote training 22 February 09:30—22 February 2022
Live remote training 24 February 09:30—24 February 2022
Live remote training 2 March 09:30—2 March 2022
Live remote training 15 March 09:00—15 March 2022
Live remote training 17 March 17:30—29 March 2022
Live remote training 21 March 17:00—25 March 2022
Live remote training 22 April 09:30—22 April 2022
Live remote training 8 June 10:30—8 June 2022
Live remote training 8 June 17:00—15 June 2022

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Computer networks Safety & Security Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

The internet and cyber-security - face to faceCP232

Build on knowledge of local computer networks to cover the globally connected systems forming the internet.

Barnet 5 January 08:30—5 January 2022
Crewe 22 June 09:00—22 June 2022
Milton Keynes 22 June 09:30—22 June 2022

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Computer networks Safety & Security Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Understanding Computer SystemsCO212

Understand how the components of a computer system interact with each other on this online course for computing teachers.

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Computer systems Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

Understanding Maths and Logic in Computer ScienceCO213

Improve your understanding and ability to teach maths and logic in computing while building elements of an escape room.

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Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4 CS Accelerator