South East

Welcome to CAS Regional Centre South East

The South East Regional Centre is run as a collaboration between Electronics and Computer Science (ECS) and the Mathematics and Science Learning Centre (MSLC, part of Southampton Education School), offering an unrivalled combined expertise in computer science and professional development in education.

In its first year, CAS South East hosted the BBC Micro:bit Roadshows, delivered a range of professional development for teachers of Computing including an Awarding Organisation event, offered a subject knowledge enhancement programme in Computing and supported Master Teachers and Hubs in the region.

Our focus for the coming year (2016_17) is to recruit and train prospective Master Teachers who wish to apply to become a Master Teacher in April 2017. We have a training programme starting in October 2016 and are looking to recruit secondary and primary teachers. We will continue to support our existing Master Teachers, Hubs and Hub Leaders and Lead Schools, and to offer a full professional development programme including short courses, subject knowledge enhancement and conferences.

Regional Centre Info

Week of September 25

Monday
Wednesday
Thursday
  • Sep 28 from 4:00PM to 5:30PM
  • CAS Sunbury Hub Meeting

    Sunbury-on-Thames, TW16 6LF
    Supporting Key Stage 4 Computer Science

Week of October 2

Monday
  • Oct 2 from 9:00AM to 4:00PM
  • Learn to teach Python at KS3 - 1 day course for non-specialists

    Southampton, SO17 1BJ
    The course will take Python beginners with no previous experience of programming to confidently deliver Python at KS3. The programme will provide the resources that can be used to deliver a structured course as a half term (6 lesson) unit.

Thursday
  • Oct 5 from 4:00PM to 6:00PM
  • An introduction/ refresher course on KS2 Algorithms and Programming

    Southampton, SO18 1DP
    Ideal for teachers who need extra confidence when teaching computing, or who haven't taught it yet. Covering the basics of algorithms, computational thinking, unplugged computing, de-bugging. Then applying these concepts through Scratch and other visual p

Week of October 16

Monday
  • Oct 16 from 3:30PM to 5:00PM
  • West Horsham Primary Network Meeting

    Horsham, RH12 1SR
    Event for local primary school teachers/computing leads to meet and discuss the computing curriculum and share good practice across schools.

  • Oct 16 from 4:00PM to 5:30PM
  • Physical computing in the primary classroom

    Uckfield, TN22 4HY
    In order to help develop pupils’ understanding of the link between programming and making things happen on a device we will look at a range of different robotic models and explore in greater depth the highly engaging, easy to use and affordable BBC micro:

All Events

CAS Regional Centre South East covers Bracknell Forest, Brighton and Hove, Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Medway, Milton Keynes, Oxfordshire, Portsmouth, Reading, Slough, Southampton, Surrey, West Berkshire, West Sussex, Windsor and Maidenhead, Wokingham

CAS South East (University of Southampton)
Mathematics and Science Learning Centre, Graham Hills Building 29, Level 3, Highfield, Southampton, SO17 1BJ

Phone: 023 8059 8810
Email: cassoutheast@computingatschool.org.uk
Web: http://www.southampton.ac.uk/mslc/projects/computing-at-schools.page

Coordinators

Regional Centre News


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Annual CAS SE Secondary Computing Conference July 6 2017 - BOOK NOW

Published by Kira Terry at 2017-06-14 15:09:39 +0100

"This year's programme is better than anything else I have seen at a secondary event. This conference will prove invaluable in helping me improve outcomes for my students!" Tig Williams

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Annual CAS SE Secondary Computing Conference - Reading

Published by Kira Terry at 2017-03-30 14:28:55 +0100

Bookings now open! Early bird bookings available until 30th April. Join us at Queen Anne's School for a day of activities and information designed to support teachers of computer science.

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Bloodhound Rocket Car Challenge

Published by at 2016-12-08 12:37:38 +0000

Learn how to host a Rocket Car event at your school.

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