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New magazine 'Hello World' (issue 3)
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In issue 3 of of Hello World magazine our international panel of experts discusses innovative approaches and technologies for assessing programming skills. Elsewhere we offer essential tips to help independent learners, and much 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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CAS is a community of individuals who are passionate about giving our children a great education in computing. It is a community of professional practice, which we join as colleagues in a shared endeavour. It is not a service to which we subscribe.

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#caschat tonight- How to teach essential IT skills

Published by Abi Edwards on 2017-10-17

Join us tonight at 8pm for #caschat!


Qualifications at Key Stage 4

Published by Simon Peyton Jones, John Woollard and Simon Humphreys on 2017-10-18

Over the past few months CAS members have been expressing high levels of concern about the qualifications landscape at Key Stage 4.

Resource of the week

Computing At School and the micro:bit

Published by Yvonne Walker on 2017-10-06

In September 2017 representatives from CAS and the Micro:Bit Foundation attended a conference in Budapest, Hungary.


Greenfoot Computing

Published by Claire Davenport on 2017-10-12

Free workshops for CAS Hubs


CAS Hub Groups – there’s one near you!

Published by Claire Davenport on 2017-09-27

There are now 246 CAS Hub groups worldwide.

Partner highlight

Family HackJam!

Published by Matt Moore on 2017-10-18

Celebrating EU Code week in Bradford – Bringing Parents and Children together as they discover the world of computer science with the Micro:Bit!

Spotlight on: CAS Master Teachers

CAS Master Teachers

Published by Simon Humphreys on 2017-06-28

The CAS Master Teachers are the Network of Excellence’s (NoE) "Practitioner Champions" – experienced, high-performing classroom teachers with a passion for the subject; enthusiasm, energy, and a desire...

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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