Mathematics for A level computer science

From the fundamentals of number bases and units of information, through to Boolean algebra, sets and ciphers, you will develop in confidence and tackle the trickiest topics.

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The magic of computer science

Discover how magic tricks can be brought into your computing lessons.

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Fusion 360 CAD teacher and technician training programme

This programme will take you from absolute CAD beginner to accredited teacher in 4 months.

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Core Maths resources find new home

STEM Learning will continue to host the complete collection of materials produced by the Core Maths Support Programme.


Data presentation and interpretation

A range of resources and activities for teaching data presentation and interpretation in A level mathematics.

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Modelling micro:bit data with the Bitty Data Logger App

The free Bitty Data Logger allows you to capture sensor data from the micro:bit's accelerometers, magnetometers and temperature sensors.


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Astro Pi

Leading UK space organisations have joined forces with British ESA Astronaut Tim Peake and Raspberry Pi to offer students a chance to devise and code their own apps or experiment to run in space.Two Raspberry Pi computers are planned to be flown to the International Space Station (ISS) as part of Tim’s six month...
Publication date:
2010 to date

12 resources

Business, Administration and Entrepreneurship

A collection of resources designed to provide ideas and inspiration for teaching mathematics in the context of business, administration and entrepreneurship. These resources have been selected as relevant to post-16 vocational learners who are working towards re-sitting GCSE Mathematics.  Packaging explores...
Publication date:
28 January 2016

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See Where They Can Take You

Developed with funding from the Department for Education, these video clips show interviews with young professionals working in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) sectors. The films introduce some of the exciting careers that students may access by studying STEM subjects. The professionals interviewed...
Publication date:
2010 to date

18 resources

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A level science

Curated resources to support A level science teaching.


A level computer science theory: teaching the tough topicsCY230

Brought to you by successful and experienced computer science teachers, learn how to support your students to achieve exam success at A level. By sharing tried and tested teaching tips from across the computer science curriculum, you will become a more effective classroom teacher tackling the toughest specification...

Unpick the examiners report - A level physicsNY272

The first run of the new A level exams will highlight areas where students are struggling. An in-depth analysis of the examiners' subject reports is crucial to support development of your teaching and learning approaches in physics A level. Hands-on sessions with examination experts will enable you to delve into the...

Teaching the new mathematics A levelMY216

Changes to A level specifications are to be introduced in 2017.  These will require all students to study aspects of Pure mathematics, Statistics and Mechanics.  In addition, three overarching themes of Mathematical Argument and Proof, Problem Solving, and Mathematical Modelling must be applied across the whole A...

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