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Digital Xtra Fund Opening May 2016

Digital Xtra Fund Opening May 2016

A new fund launching this month will support Scotland’s drive to attract more young people into digital careers by widening access to extracurricular and enrichment activities that bring technology to life. The new Digital Xtra fund will be dedicated to ensuring that every child across the country has the opportunity to benefit from exciting and […]

Computing Science Professional Learning Event

Computing Science Professional Learning Event

Education Scotland in partnership with SICSA are hosting an event for teachers of Computing Science.  The event will give teachers an opportunity to develop their knowledge in a number of areas – speakers are still to be confirmed but will cover all or some of the following areas – databases/conceptual modelling, object oriented, client/server/blending of technologies and recursion. WHEN Wednesday, […]

Moray Girls Coderdojo  (7-17 years)

Moray Girls Coderdojo (7-17 years)

This event is for girls between the ages of 7-17. Female mentors from CoderDojos across Scotland will host a series of short, taster workshops to give participants the chance to try out different areas of computer programming. This will include sessions on making music with technology, how to interact with computers like a character in the movies, […]

CAS Scotland Annual Conference 2015

CAS Scotland Annual Conference 2015

Saturday 7th November 2015 University of Dundee What to EXPECT For the first time the CAS Scotland conference will have seminars, workshops and discussions that cover all levels of Computing education from Primary through Secondary and on into Further and Higher Education. So whether you’re a lecturer, teacher or industry member with a strong interest in […]