Thanks to the 1500 students who trialled the KS3 Computing Baseline Beta last year, and the teachers who very thoughtfully filled out the survey about it, I have been able to produce a new version that is both thorough and practical.
Here’s what is in it:
Allow me to boast, if you will, about some of our top Computing resources. These are all from authors who have been Continue reading
I put counters on the links in this lunchtime’s email about the Computing Syllabus. Unsurprisingly, Continue reading
If you are teaching Computing next year, you might like the recent update to our KS3 Computing syllabus section.
I have added a topic list based on the Computing at Schools Working Group specification. I know this is not the final document you will be teaching to, but given the Continue reading
Assessing Computer Science is a very different challenge from assessing ICT, so a different approach is needed. With ICT, there is standard content that we can expect all students to have covered. Computer Science is far more varied. For example, we can expect every student to have studied at least one programming language – but which one? For this reason, there is no possibility of a Continue reading