Update on the Computer Education Project

DSC04520A couple of months ago I invited people to contribute to a survey about what they were doing to prepare for the new Computing curriculum. About 75% of my motivation for doing so was to help to spread ideas. I believe in the grass roots sort of approach to such things, as opposed to the ‘great and the good’ declaring what the rest of should be doing. Actually, to clarify, I don’t mind if the great and the good are doing it or have done it themselves. I find it tedious when people who have never been a teacher and/or had little contact with schools start issuing advice. OK, rant over!
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Computer Education Projects Book Update

... big computers!How are teachers preparing for the new Computing curriculum, which is due to start being taught in September 2014?  Some time ago I created an online survey in order to ascertain the answer to this question. Although there have been fewer respondents than I’d hoped for (though probably more than I’d expected), the results are quite interesting. Here is a very brief summary.
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The Computer Education Projects Book

Here’s an update about this. I’ve had enough responses to be able to write up some interesting interview-type posts (where I have permission to do so), but not really to compile them into a viable ebook. So I have decided to do what any rational person would do in this situation: resort to bribery! Read on to find out more….
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