The essential toolkit for secondary computing teachers
Training and inspiration that grows your confidence and transforms your teaching.
Improve your subject knowledge and gain confidence with our nationally recognised certificates.
We offer bursaries to teachers working in state-funded education in England.
Our team provide support and mentoring to help you complete the Computer Science Accelerator programme.
“The online courses let me go through the content at my own pace, while the face to face gave me more hands-on experience with practical programming.”
Maths and Computer Science teacher, London
“As a result of the programme, I am now a computer science teacher! The programme has given me the confidence to realise the skills that I have.”
D&T to Computer Science teacher, Gateshead
“Completing the Computer Science Accelerator has honestly changed my career. It has given me the confidence to do so many new things.”
Annie Cuffe Davies
ICT and Computing teacher, London
Maths 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.
Develop the leadership skills and management practices to confidently coordinate an effective computing department.
Discover the history of encryption and learn how it's used in the modern world.
This unit has been re-written based on your feedback, to have more scaffolding, unique lesson activities and content on data compression. For example the escape room activity in lesson 9, the image manipulation activity in lesson 10 and the Huffman coding activities in lesson 17.
This unit begins by defining a network and addressing the benefits and importance of computer networks, before covering how data is transmitted across networks using protocols.
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Your local network of expert computing support.
Providing local training and support for teachers across England, our Computing Hubs are led by schools and colleges with an exceptional track record in teaching computing.
Communities of Practice
These local networks of computing teachers are forums to share expertise, resources and best practice. Run by Computing at School (CAS).