CAS Scotland Research and Reports

Below are downloadable copies of research reports into aspects of current Computing education in Scottish schools.

Our Computing Science Teachers in Scotland 2016 report is now available online, as is our press release.  The 2014 Report on Computing Science teachers in Scottish schools is still available too.  These reports summarise data from a number of different sources including Freedom Of Information requests to the 32 local authority areas about current Computing Science teacher numbers and staffing issues.

CAS Scotland Parliamentary Briefing – This briefing paper was written at the request of an MSP and covers some of the key challenges facing Computing Science in Scotland just now.

Coursework Assessment

Full details of this current campaign are available on the campaign page.

CASScotlandAssessmentConsultation-Report – Our extensive report given to the SQA in May 2015 justifying our call for a move to external marking of N5,H and AH courseworks.