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 Mater 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 October 3

Wednesday
  • Oct 5 from 10:00AM to 3:00PM
  • The World Beyond micro:bit – Programming the CodeBug

    Gravesend, DA11 8BG
    The launch of the BBC micro:bit has helped to promote a resurgence of interest in small board computing. The ability to turn the devices into fully functioning device controllers opens the door to wearable art, affordable robotics and mini-electronics pro

  • Oct 5 3:00PM until Feb 10 5:00PM
  • Prospective Master Teacher training programme.

    Southampton, SO17 1BJ
    for teachers to develop their skills in three main areas: subject knowledge, delivery of impactful professional development and classroom research skills.

Week of October 10

Monday
Thursday
  • Oct 13 from 4:30PM to 5:30PM
  • CAS Dartford Hub Meeting

    Dartford, DA1 2HW
    A chance for all local Computer Science teachers to meet up and exchange ideas and resources

Week of October 17

Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
  • Oct 21 from 9:00AM to 5:00PM
  • Preparing to Teach GCSE Computing 9 – 1 Central London

    London, W1J 9L
    With the change in the assessment for GCSE Computing our training will bring the skills and confidence needed to teach interesting the new specifications in a fun and engaging way. This course is ideally suited for teachers who have been teaching GCSE Co

Week of October 24

Monday
  • Oct 24 9:00AM until Oct 26 4:00PM
  • Three Day Python course

    Southampton, SO17 1BJ
    The course will take Python beginners up to a level to deliver Python at KS3.

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)
University of Southampton, 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

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