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....

PiCademy

At the end of the school session I travelled to Cambridge to take part in the second PiCademy organised and hosted by the Raspberry Pi Foundation. Pi towers was easy enough to find, located just a few minutes from the town centre,...

BBC looking for material writers

BBC Bitesize is looking to commission writers to produce online revision content for the new Higher Computing Science. Writers will be required to produce content which covers key elements of the course. The work will involve resp...

PLAN C Workshops and Keynote Materials

I was invited to give a couple of workshops and a short keynote at the Education Scotland Higher CS conference. The first workshop explored the importance of hidden mechanisms in the study of Computing and how pupils prior experie...

Launch of PLAN C local hubs

With 50 lead teachers in local authorities across Scotland able to provide regular meetings within reasonable travelling distance of your school we’re now ready to open registration for the PLAN C local hubs.  All of the loc...