Computing At School in collaboration with Microsoft UK:
This two-day funded* course will enable new and aspiring Heads of Computing in secondary schools to develop the skills and techniques to build a creative and innovative curriculum accessible for all and to lead a thriving subject in their school.
* Teachers in Category 5 and Category 6 opportunity areas qualify for FREE places, including cover. To apply for one of these places please use this booking form!
The two-day course will cover:
with a particular focus on:
There are two full days of face-to-face sessions, interspersed with focused tasks carried out in your own school. Each session will combine theory with practical activity.
The programme in each of the centres will be broadly similar and will include:
We will also be arranging a series of FREE webinars for delegates during the Spring term 2019.
NB: An essential feature of this course will be a personalised development project. This will be a small-scale assignment which enables delegates to apply learning from the programme to their own situations in their school. Delegates will be asked to share their learning and the difference they have made through it on Day 2.
By the end of the course you will have:
Day 1: Friday 11 Jan 2019
Day 2: TBC (mid-late Summer term 2019)
Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors Microsoft UK we are able to offer free (funded) places to teachers of computing in category 5/6 areas and opportunity areas as identified by the DfE,