Sunday 26 March, 2017
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In last week’s instalment we looked at CAS Barefoot Computing and their role in helping teachers to deliver lessons on coding through activities and resources...

The annual UK Schools Computer Animation Competition which is presented by The School of Computer Science at The University of Manchester is back for...
Tony Parkin

Tony Parkin

"I have seen the Future, and it works"

I wrote my last post, Meetups and Teachmeets, here on bee-it just before the annual BETT Show, and it got a gratifyingly positive response. But I genuinely had no idea that with it I had foreseen the future, and tapped into the zeitgeist.

The new Computing Curriculum introduced the topic of coding last year in order to equip students with the skills they may require for the future...

A few weeks ago we looked at code.org and saw how leading, high-profile, computer programming individuals can inspire younger generations to take on the coding...
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In the last Computing Curriculum article we talked about Code Club and how the after-school network is working wonders by teaching kids about programming....

In the first article in this series we discussed Computational Thinking and how the concept is integral to every part of the programming process,...

It’s here, it’s finally here! Last week, the BBC announced that it had started to make deliveries of its micro:bit pocket-sized computer to all year...

Over the last few weeks we’ve been looking at the resources available for primary schools which can help implement the new computer science curriculum...

Sometimes educational technology babies do seem to disappear with bathwater. Effective teaching and learning strategies are lost as classroom technologies change, and new ideas...