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
Learn about the different components of computer hardware, including devices not instantly recognisable as computers.
Tags for this course:Computer networks Computer systems Safety & Security Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
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.
Tags for this course:Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4
Learn how to use quality-assured, free subject knowledge tests for diagnostic assessment of students of computer science GCSE.
Tags for this course:Leadership Key stage 3 Key stage 4
Learn how computers of all shapes and sizes are connected physically, or wirelessly, and how this arrangement affects how data is shared.
Tags for this course:Computer networks Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator
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
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.
Tags for this course:Algorithms Computer networks Computer systems Data & information Impact of technology Programming Safety & Security Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate
Get a solid grounding in curriculum design, leading to the implementation of an outstanding KS3 computing curriculum with impact in the classroom.
Tags for this course:Leadership Key stage 3 Secondary certificate
Essential knowledge for primary computing subject leaders, helping you get the most from every teacher and every child.
Tags for this course:Leadership Computing Key stage 1 Key stage 2 Primary certificate
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
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.