Welcome to Computing at School

We are passionate about ensuring that every child has a world-class computing education. We encourage, support and equip teachers of computing through our Community of Professional Practice.

The CAS community is open to everyone who cares about computing education, including teachers, academics, developers, IT professionals, members of professional societies, school leaders, and parents.

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Join your local CAS Community

Local CAS Community Meetings are a great way to build relationships with other computing teachers, find new teaching resources, explore ideas and develop your practice. Find out what’s going on near you.


Apply to become a CAS Community

CAS Community Leaders are essential to the success of CAS, hosting face to face meetings in the local area, supporting local teachers to share good practice, network and gather ideas to take back to the classroom. Find out how you can become a community leader.


Computer Science Accelerator Programme

Become a certified teacher of GCSE Computer Science with the National Centre for Computing Education’s Computer Science Accelerator Programme.

Local CAS Communities offer a supportive environment for teachers to share resources and ideas, reflect on professional development, explore good practice and encourage one another, find out what’s happening near you

CAS News


How should exam grades be awarded in 2021?

Published by Victoria Temple on 2020-06-18

How will exam grades be fairly awarded to students in 2021 following the impact of coronavirus? Take part in our survey looking at 2021 GCSE and A level awards.


Dr Lucy Rogers, engineer, author and inventor joins the Virtual Showcase line up

Published by Victoria Temple on 2020-06-11

We’re thrilled to announce that CAS Virtual Showcase now includes a webinar with Dr Lucy Rogers, science author, inventor], and judge on BBC’s Robot Wars.


Careers Inspiration – live sessions for your students from young people in tech

Published by Victoria Temple on 2020-06-04

Careers Inspiration – live sessions for your students from young people in tech


Active Bodies, Active Minds - CAS launches video series for summer

Published by Victoria Temple on 2020-06-03

Computing at School has launched Active Bodies, Active Minds, a new series of videos and activities designed to get young people's minds and bodies active this summer.


Why Computer Science teacher Karen is also an A-level student at her school

Published by Victoria Temple on 2020-06-02

Karen Morris might be a computer science teacher, but she’s also studying A-level CS at her secondary school in Gloucestershire. It’s all part of the journey to build up a strong CS department at the g...


CAS Virtual Showcase

Published by Victoria Temple on 2020-05-20

CAS Virtual Showcase - A packed programme of events for summer 2020

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