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CPD for KS3 Teachers

Jane Waite @janewaite

Created by Jane Waite @janewaite
last edited Aug 04 2016 by John Woollard

During Summer 2016 CAS regional centres will be hosting a whole day Tenderfoot CPD workshops.

More information about Tenderfoot including resources is here

The Google funded Tenderfoot project provides high quality and curriculum rich CPD for key stage 3 computer science teachers.

Through 1-day sessions teachers will be introduced to a range of topics that will prepare them for key stage 3 and GCSE teaching including:

  • Clever Stuff for Common Problems: Going beyond simple algorithms
  • How Computers Do Stuff: A conceptual approach to programming
  • Theoretical Computers: Fun With Finite State Machines
  • Bits and Bytes: The digital advantage
  • Bits and Chips: Boolean logic and machine architecture
  • Simulating Our World: Adventures In Agent Based Modelling

If you would like to host a workshop contact your regional centre now!

See the available units at AVAILABLE

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