Switched on Computing Feedback group

Switched on ComputingRising Stars are running a feedback group on 17th July from 12.30 – 16:00 in London. We are looking for … Continue reading

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Digital Leaders

DLSPOSTER  Digital Leaders(DLs)  are pupils within a school who work with teachers to promote the use of technology within a … Continue reading

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How to teach a good primary programming lesson

Henwick SchoolIn his second guest blog post for Switched on Computing – Phil Bagge highlights ideas and tips for teaching a … Continue reading

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Computer curriculum Webinars

Miles BerryConfused about the new curriculum? Need more information about how to implement, plan and teach the new programmes of study? … Continue reading

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Switched on ICT in the Early Years – We are Healthy

Early yearsIt’s the British Nutrition Foundation Healthy Eating Week for nursery and primary schools from the 2nd to 6 June 2014. … Continue reading

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Guest blog post – Go with the Flow

Flow chartsThe latest blog post comes from Phil Bagge @Baggiepr.  He also has an excellent website with lots of useful lesson … Continue reading

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We are photographers! Elm Park Primary

Elm Park PhotographersWe started Unit 2.3 ‘We are photographers’ with Year 1 today and they loved it. I have written about it … Continue reading

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Join a computing webinar!

Computing webinarsConfused about the new curriculum?  Still thinking about Switched on?  Join one of our free 30-minute webinars this month to … Continue reading

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National Curriculum: Miles Berry on Computing

Miles BerryMiles Berry is the principal lecturer in Computing Education at the University of Roehampton. Miles talks about the new computing … Continue reading

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How Switched on Computing has made teaching programming easier

ok1We filmed this video at Oakdale Junior School, where teachers and pupils have been using Switched on Computing Unit 3.1 … Continue reading

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UK Hour of code

Hour of codeCelebrate the 25th Anniversary of the World Wide Web with the UK Hour of Code! 3-9th March 2014 During the … Continue reading

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We are programmers! Benhurst Primary School

Benhurst Primary SchoolBenhurst Primary trialled the Switched on Computing Year 3 We are programmers unit with our mixed Year 3 and 4 … Continue reading

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We are programmers! Elm Park Primary

Elm Park PrimaryWe have been trialling Switched on Computing Unit 3.1 – We are programmers in all of our junior classes. We … Continue reading

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Year of code

Hour of codeYesterday at the Skills 2014 Summit,  the Government launched Year of Code, a new campaign to get people coding and … Continue reading

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Delivering the new National Curriculum for Computing in Primary Schools – 5 regional events

Primary Computing eventsThe new national curriculum for computing has been developed to equip young people in England with the foundational skills, knowledge … Continue reading

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