Computing, Programming and Pedagogy (Autumn 2014)

This edition of the Computing at School newsletter focuses on pedagogy, and contains articles covering:

*Barefoot Computing teaching resources and ready-to-deliver CPD with QuickStart Computing

*BCS Certificate in Computer Science Teaching

*Baseline assessment of computing

*Bebras international informatics competition

*Curriculum change – a rolling program of development

*Scaffolding of problem-solving challenges

*Outstanding coding lessons

*Programming using the Turtle System or the Python Turtle Library

*Action geometry, an unplugged approach to turtle graphics

*Computer control using Piface

*A literacy-like model of progression in learning to program

*Functional programming in Visual Basic, Python and Haskell for upper secondary schools

*Computer science university outreach

*Careers guidance and connecting the curriculum to careers in technology

*Cyber Security Apprentice Development Scheme (CADS)

Show health and safety information

Please be aware that resources have been published on the website in the form that they were originally supplied. This means that procedures reflect general practice and standards applicable at the time resources were produced and cannot be assumed to be acceptable today. Website users are fully responsible for ensuring that any activity, including practical work, which they carry out is in accordance with current regulations related to health and safety and that an appropriate risk assessment has been carried out.


Published by


Share this resource

Lists that tag this content