Discover our range of professional development courses, designed to help you teach computing. Courses cover key stages 1 to 4 and cater for all levels of knowledge.
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We offer bursaries to teachers working in state-funded education in England.
Create some simple block-based computer programs and discover how to implement them in the text based language Python.
Tags for this course:Algorithms Data & information Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
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.
Tags for this course:Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4
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.
Tags for this course:Leadership Algorithms Computer systems Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
Lead computing in your school with confidence, making the most of the resources and teaching staff available.
Tags for this course:Leadership Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate
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.
Tags for this course:Algorithms Programming Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate
Develop your Python programming skills by exploring advanced programming techniques then implementing and testing these in a working solution.
Tags for this course:Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
Building on your prior subject knowledge of programming, this CPD helps teachers to teach others how to become effective programmers.
Tags for this course:Programming Key stage 4 Secondary certificate
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.