Computing Hub Services and Resources

Computing Quality Framework - Link Here

  • The Computing Quality Framework is a self-assessment support tool that allows all schools from primary through secondary to FE to be able to judge how well they are doing with their computing provision and make action plans to make progress toward the 'Computing Quality Mark'.

Preparation for teaching GCSE Computer Science

  • Some schools do not yet teach the GCSE in Computer Science. For these schools, there are opportunities to allow staff development and development of a curriculum so that students are in the best position to opt for GCSE Compute Science. Subsidies are available for schools that commit to timetabling GCSE Computer Science in the following academic year. The subsidies are available for funding teacher release, text books and even publicity for options evenings.

Isaac Computer science for GCSE and A-Level Computer Science - Link Here

The ISAAC computr Science platform is the ideal companion to the taught lessons within both GCSE and A-Level computer science. The expertly written text is informative, with excellent explantions, while the questions posed ar crafted to lead the students to the answer without giving the game away too easily.

Student Events

  • Coming soon - These student events are aimed at getting the best out of all students, enabling them to achieve their full potential. Generally based on the ISAAC Computer Science platform, though also on specific areas of the curriculum as appropriate.

Computing as a second subject for non-specialist teachers.

  • The Computer Science Accelerator (CSA) programme is the ideal platform for any aspiring teacher of computing to go through. There are many occasions where schools have no option but to timetable non-specialist teachers in computing classes. This series of CPD events is ideas to allow teachers to upskill in their computing subject knowledge so that they are ready to teach computing up to GCSE level.

Teach Computing Curriculum and Resources

Programming support

Gender Insights

School-to-School support including Computing Coaching