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Computing courses for teachers

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.

Choose how and when you want to learn, through face to face, online, or live remote training.

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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 28 February 17:00—4 March 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 10 January 17:00—14 January 2022
Live remote training 7 February 17:00—11 February 2022

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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.

Pudsey 31 March 10:30—31 March 2022

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Algorithms Data & information Programming 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 14 March 17:00—18 March 2022

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

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.

Live remote training 20 January 16:00—20 January 2022
Live remote training 10 March 16:00—10 March 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4

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 31 January 17:00—4 February 2022
Live remote training 7 March 17:00—11 March 2022

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Computer systems Computing 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

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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 3 February 16:00—3 February 2022
Live remote training 17 March 16:00—17 March 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Getting started in Year 1CP462

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

Live remote training 11 January 16:00—11 January 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 13 January 15:45—13 January 2022

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Computing Key stage 1

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 24 January 17:00—28 January 2022
Live remote training 28 March 18:00—1 April 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
Pudsey 24 March 09:30—24 March 2022

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Leadership Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

KS4 computing for all - face to faceCP207

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

Pudsey 3 March 09:30—3 March 2022

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

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 17 February 16:00—17 February 2022

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Leadership Computing Key stage 3 Key stage 4

Physical computing kit - KS2 CrumbleCP252

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

Scarborough 5 January 15:45—5 January 2022

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

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 19 January 18:30—21 January 2022
Live remote training 2 February 18:30—4 February 2022
Live remote training 16 February 18:30—18 February 2022

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Programming Computing 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 12 January 18:30—14 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 2 March 18:30—4 March 2022
Live remote training 16 March 17:30—18 March 2022

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Programming Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator

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

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Key stage 4 Secondary 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 17 January 17:00—21 January 2022
Live remote training 14 February 17:00—18 February 2022
Live remote training 21 March 17:00—25 March 2022

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Computer networks Safety & Security Computing Key stage 4 CS Accelerator