Yorkshire and the Humber

Welcome to CAS Regional Centre Yorkshire and the Humber

The University of York has been, and will continue to be, an enthusiastic member of the CAS community since before the launch of the Computing Curriculum.

Resource Site

The CAS Regional Centre for Yorkshire and the Humber maintain a resource site where you will find information about the training we offer, Hubs, Hub Packs and More. Please visit the following web address for more information:

http://casyork.wordpress.com

About Us

The Department of Computer Science has had a dedicated academic staff member serving CAS Coordinator for York and its CAS Hub as a registered working member of CAS. This position, which is a formal role in the department, is allocated time to: coordinate and contribute to Hub activities, lead continuing professional development with primary and secondary teachers, communicate opportunities for training as computing teachers to undergraduate and graduate studies, and coordinate with our other outreach activities to promote and disseminate CAS throughout schools.

In addition to this commitment, the University of York has had a long-standing collaboration with the National STEM Centre/National Science Learning Centre. National STEM Centre/National Science Learning Centre is now collectively known as the National STEM Learning Centre, operated by STEM Learning Ltd a wholly owned subsidiary of the white rose consortium of universities which includes the University of York.

Regional Centre Info

Week of February 27

Wednesday
Thursday
  • Mar 2 from 4:00PM to 6:00PM
  • CAS Leeds Trinity Hub Meeting

    Leeds, LS18 5HD
    This will be the inaugural meeting of the Leeds Trinity CAS Hub. We are hoping to build a strong Hub that is adaptable and meets the needs of its members. We will be looking at how the hub and Leeds Trinity University can help provide this support. We w

  • Mar 2 from 4:30PM to 6:00PM
  • CAS Scarborough Hub Meeting

    Scarborough, YO12 6TH
    This is a launch event for the Scarborough Hub. Come to this meeting to find out what your local CAS Hub can offer you and your school!¬

Week of March 6

Tuesday
Wednesday
  • Mar 8 from 4:00PM to 6:00PM
  • Sheffield Primary Computing Co-ordinators Regional Hub

    Sheffield, S2 5ED
    The Spring term Meeting of Sheffield's (and nearby schools) CAS Computing Hub. We will be showcasing some great resources to help teach the new computing curriculum. We will have some special guest presenters and share great practise.

  • Mar 8 from 4:30PM to 5:30PM
  • Ryedale CAS Hub Meeting 01

    Pickering, YO18 8NG
    Our first opportunity to get together and find our what is happening in Rydale Schools with all the recent changes to the computing curriculum.

Thursday
  • Mar 9 10:00AM until Mar 10 3:00PM
  • Achieving the e-safety mark in your primary school

    York, YO10 5DD
    This course will allow you to evaluate all areas of the (e)Safeguarding provision at your school ensuring you meet the latest Ofsted requirements. Fully bursary funded for state schools.

Week of March 13

Tuesday
  • Mar 14 10:00AM until Mar 15 3:30PM
  • Assessment in primary computing

    York, YO10 5DD
    This course will support those who are looking to secure positive assessment practices in the computing curriculum. Starting with assessment theories, we will investigate different methodologies for making judgements on progress and develop decision makin

All Events

CAS Regional Centre Yorkshire and the Humber covers Barnsley, Bradford, Calderdale, Doncaster, East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston upon Hull City of, Kirklees, Leeds, North East Lincolnshire, North Lincolnshire, North Yorkshire, Rotherham, Sheffield, Wakefield, York

CAS Yorkshire and the Humber (University of York)
Department of Computer Science, University of York, York, YO10 5GH

Email: casyork@computingatschool.org.uk
Web: https://www.cs.york.ac.uk/

Coordinators

Regional Centre News


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Code Club Meetup

Published by Daniel Toms at 2016-12-15 14:45:32 +0000

On Saturday, Code Club leaders from across Harrogate meet up at Harrogate Library. CAS Master Teacher and Regional Coordinator Daniel Toms gave a presentation on the success of the BBC micro:bit.

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Maths & Computing Fusion

Published by Dan Toms at 2016-12-09 13:40:04 +0000

New course at National Stem Centre preparing Computer Science teachers for the increased Mathematics focus in the new A-level specifications.

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