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Physical Computing (with BBC micro:bits and other Bobs)

Published by Stephen Richards on 2016-05-10

It’s not easy to quantify and measure the impact of certain aspects of teaching strategies but sometimes you can just tell when something works. Teaching Computing principles with physical computing is...

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Switched On Summer 2016

Published by Roger Davies on 2016-05-04

The latest issue of Switched On, the CAS newsletter/magazine, is now available. It’s not often teachers have a chance to affect what happens on a world scale, but that is one of the outcomes of our re...

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CAS National Conference 2016

Published by Simon Humphreys on 2016-04-14

Booking for the 2016 National CAS Conference is now open. Held at the University of Birmingham (June 18th 2016) the conference is a highlight of the year. This year we have David Malan (Harvard Unive...

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Congratulations to Michael Jones, winner of the Churchill Medal

From London

Published by Jo Brodie on 2016-05-26

Michael, of Northfleet Technology College, has been honoured by the The Winston Churchill Memorial Trust for his work in education

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Festival of Code, Roehampton

From London

Published by Jo Brodie on 2016-05-24

A day of inspirational talks, workshops and research presentations.

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BBC Bitesize video clips for KS3 topics

From London

Published by Jo Brodie on 2016-05-19

including Abstraction, Algorithms, Decomposition, Pattern Recognition, Evaluating Solutions, Searching Algorithms, Sorting Algorithms, How search engines work, Staying Safe Online, Bias and reliability...

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