Computing Hub - London & Essex
The National Centre for Computing Education (NCCE) is funded by the Department for Education and marks a significant investment in improving the provision of computing education in England. Run by a consortium made up of STEM Learning, the Raspberry Pi Foundation and BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT, our vision is to achieve a world-leading computing education for every child in England.
We provide high-quality support for the teaching of computing in schools and colleges, from Key Stage 1 through to A-level. Our extensive range of training, resources and support covers elements of the curriculum at every Key Stage, catering for all levels of subject knowledge and experience.
- The London & Essex Computing Hub covers Essex (except for Epping Forest, Harlow and Uttlesford), East London & City.
- Schools in Epping Forest, Harlow and Uttlesford are covered by the London, Herts & Essex Computing Hub.
Find out more about the London & Essex Computing Hub:
London & Essex Computing Hub programmes & events
29 June - 1 July: 3 day intensive course for new to computing teachers
RAPID ELECTRONICS LTD – COLCHESTER
This free 3-day intensive course is aimed at all KS3 & KS4 Computer Science secondary teachers and prospective teachers - a great opportunity for teachers who will be delivering Computer Science for the first time in September.
Funded by the Department for Education, the Computer Science Accelerator is a professional development programme, which leads to a nationally recognised certificate in computer science subject knowledge. Earn a bursary for your school of up to £1,580 after completing three courses and successfully completing the final summative test.
Expand the headings below for details of current London & Essex Computing Hub programmes.
The Computer Science Accelerator Programme
Computer Science Accelerator is a professional development programme for teachers, funded by the Department for Education, leading to a national certificate in computer science subject knowledge.
The programme will help you develop or refresh your subject knowledge up to GCSE, with bursary funding available for state-funded schools and colleges to support your learning.
Who is eligible?
- Current and aspiring Computing teachers
- Suitable for all abilities, from little or no experience in teaching computer science to experienced teachers looking to deepen their subject knowledge
How do I get started?
Enrol on the programme here.
Spring/Summer Term 2022 - Primary course flyer
Click here to view the London & Essex Computing Hub spring/summer term primary course flyer.
Upcoming events calendar
To view the full London & Essex Computing Hub events calendar, click here.
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