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A great resource to support primary and secondary schools with the computing programme of study.
David Paice (Director of Education)

By Sonny Sharma

Sonny (Sanjesh) is Founder of Spongy Elephant and qualified as a teacher in 1995. He is passionate about education and all things tech and is a Subject Expert in Computing for OfQual, a Google Education Trainer, a Microsoft in Education Global Training Partner, a STEM Ambassador and VR evangelist. Since he set up New Ways to Learn in 2011 his team have trained over 20000 teachers. You're in good hands.

60 mins

What will I learn?

Quick and easy access to outstanding support materials, all in one place!

Computing subject knowledge with suggestions for tried-and-tested classroom activities to run in school

Advice for planning, teaching and assessing the computing curriculum

Guidance for running computing CPD sessions

This Learning Trunk covers...

  • FREE!
    What is QuickStart? An Introduction by Miles Berry
  • How to use the primary CPD toolkit Check out the short User Guide to get started...
  • How do we think about problems so that computers can help? So, what are Algorithms al about?
  • Computational thinking - Introducing Algorithms So, what are Algorithms all about?
  • Computational Thinking - Logical Reasoning Logical what? Find out...
  • Introduction to the building blocks of programming Bee-bots, Scratch, Turtles and Python - what are the basics?
  • Technology - what is a computer? Well, what are computers all about?

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