Key stage 3 computing for non-specialists CY253 / A18
Suitable for teachers with little or no experience of teaching computing, this CPD will help you develop a solid base of subject knowledge and raise your confidence. It will Introduce the principles of 'computational thinking' using 'unplugged' teaching and learning strategies. You will develop a better understanding of programming essentials using the Python programming language, enabling a transition from the block-based programming used in primary schools. Experienced teachers will share tried-and-tested approaches to teaching subject theory and will explore common misconceptions.
This is a residential course, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.
You will be able to:
- have increased confidence in teaching programming
- boost your subject knowledge and understand the links between topics across the subject
- recognise the prior-learning of your students, enabling you to plan and teach lessons that support progression
- take-away proven lesson approaches and resources that support and engage all learners
|Key stage 3 computing for non-specialists - day 1||10 December 2018 10:30-19:00|
|Key stage 3 computing for non-specialists - day 2||11 December 2018 09:00-15:30|
|State-funded school or college||Activity fee£500.00 +VAT||Standard bursary available£700.00||Bursary typeENTHUSE Bursary|
|Our bursaries make it easy for you to attend our high impact CPD as you can claim back the bursary after the activity. Find out more.|
|Fee-paying school or college (independent)||Activity fee£500.00 +VAT|
Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.
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