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New magazine 'Hello World' (issue 4)
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Join our panel of experts in issue 4 as they discuss successful approaches to professional development. Elsewhere this issue we take a close look at the new Royal Society report 'After the Reboot', and 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!

Published by Miles Berry on 2018-02-14

"I teach Computing but I am not a Computer Science teacher by trade, so I find this magazine a really useful tool. Good-quality articles, teaching ideas, and support. Thank you".


BCS Press Release on online safety

Published by Adrian Oldman on 2018-02-22

Young people want more from social media giants over online safety - survey by BCS reveals

Resource of the week

Complete PyGame Tutorial

Published by GowriR on 2018-02-17

It's great to see CAS members from overseas contributing resources for us to use. This one is a complete walk through tutorial on using PyGame from one of our members in India. Thank you.


National Cyber Roadshows kicks off in South West

Published by Cyber Security Challenge UK on 2018-02-21

The first in a series of national Cyber Roadshows kicks off this month in the south west of England, seeing hundreds of youngsters learn basic cyber security skills and knowledge and setting them on th...


February Newsletter

Published by Miles Ellison on 2018-02-15

This months CAS Newsletter welcomes Julia to the team and takes a look at the new Hello World! magazine. Don't forget you can also follow the link to complete the CAS members survey!

Partner highlight

Apps for good

Published by Natalie Moore on 2018-01-25

Apps for Good is an education technology charity, with a mission to unlock the confidence and talent of young people to help them thrive in a tech-driven future.

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...


CITP status for teachers

Published by Rhys Froggatt on 2018-02-02

If you're a Computer Science teacher, you're an IT professional and CITP status can give you the recognition you deserve; especially if you already have experience of leadership, or of influencing the ...

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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