Author Archives: Mark Tennant

SQA Coursework Survey

SQA currently has a survey out to gather views on internal assessment of coursework in Computing Science (and other Technologies subjects). The URL is: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VVNLMXJ We’ve been told by SQA that the surve...

Cyber Security Events

I was fortunate to find myself jammed into a room last week for a cyber security event organised by Education Scotland.  This was an excellent couple of hours with some really, really relevant stuff for CS education in schools. In...

First Lego League 2014

The First Lego League — the ultimate science and technology competition — returns to Scotland! We’re excited to announce there will be three tournaments this year, taking place in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen....