How Britain lost its early dominance in computing by systematically discriminating against its most qualified workers: women.
"This timely book takes a deep dive into the important question of why women are such a minority in computing technology. I hope the issues raised in this valuable book will inspire more women to join this fast growing field."Lixia Zhang, Computer science department, University of California, Los Angeles
One of the 1944 Education Act's groundbreaking innovations was that it addressed itself to "the people of England and Wales", not just their children and young people. For all of them it prescribed a statutory right to "Other Further Education", a wide and elastic range of post-school activities such as Adult...
Pictorial and practical information on making sense of the world, our perceptions, behaviour, ways of learning, how we think and the type of person we are.
This work shows how students of any age and ability can take responsibility for their own learning in an environment of positive regard, as teachers become facilitators rather than instructors.
My Stem Ambassdor Spotlight
In 'The A Level Mindset', Steve Oakes and Martin Griffin share the secrets of coaching students to develop the characteristics, habits and mindsets which will help them realise their potential. Taking cues from the work of Peter Clough, Carol Dweck and Angela Lee Duckworth, and informed by their collective...
Provides practical help to those embarking upon the challenge of introducing student profiles into their school or college.
This guide suggests ways in which INSET work may be stimulated and supported by, for example, LEA advisors or Teacher Centre leaders. It considers how such people might help teachers in initiating and sustaining school-centred INSET.
Are you thinking about taking the next step in your career by getting into leadership, or moving up the leadership ladder?Then the Tes guide to getting into leadership can provide you with the information you need to achieve your goal.Divided into three sections, the guide provides insight and advice for those...