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New magazine 'Hello World' (issue 3)
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In issue 3 of of Hello World magazine our international panel of experts discusses innovative approaches and technologies for assessing programming skills. Elsewhere we offer essential tips to help independent learners, and much more…

Senior leaders' toolkit
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This toolkit is designed to support school leadership teams in developing computing in their schools in ways that are consistent the school’s desire to provide a broad and balanced curriculum...

Quickstart Computing
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QuickStart Computing has been developed to support primary and secondary schools with the computing programme of study introduced in September 2014. Quickstart Computing provides all teachers...

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Hello World! authors wanted

Published by CAS on 2018-01-03

Could you write for Hello World in 2018?


Education Review

Published by Abi Edwards on 2018-01-11

We believe everyone has the right to a computing education and CAS with direct support of BCS are working with teachers across the country to make that a reality. Download and read the latest Education...

Resource of the week

Harvard EdCast: Lifelong Kindergarten

Published by Iman Rastegari on 2018-01-09

MIT Professor Mitchel Resnick reflects on why nurturing creative thinking is so important — in kindergarten and beyond.


NEA decision: CAS statement

Published by Adrian Oldman on 2018-01-09

CAS statement on the Ofqual announcement

Partner highlight

Hour of Code hits 500 million!

Published by Hadi Partovi, Founder, on 2018-01-09

On its 4 year anniversary, the Hour of Code passed 500 million served – an incredible accomplishment for all the educators, nonprofits, corporations, and governments that support this global campaign.

CAS Hubs

Primary CAS Hub Micro Bit Project

Published by Yvonne Walker on 2017-11-08

The DfE has identified a number of ‘opportunity areas’, areas where there is an opportunity to create more computing support for teachers in deprived areas. This project aims to create a programme of s...


An evolving picture of children’s relationship with digital technology

Published by Julia Adamson on 2018-01-04

The report, ‘Life in ‘likes’ published today by the Children’s Commissioner provides an important snapshot of the way children are continuing to evolve their relationship with digital technology, with ...

There is no "them" - only us

CAS is a grass roots organisation, whose energy, creativity, and leadership comes from its members. Simon Humphreys, CAS Coordinator

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