Computing and related qualifications: I’ve updated my spreadsheet of qualification at Key Stage 4 and 16-18. Please read on for details.Read More
The recently-published Roehampton University report on the take-up of Computing qualifications by school pupils makes for depressing reading.Read More
News about the updated ICT & Computing (etc) qualifications list, and how you can get it.Read More
What are schools going to be offering their students by way of Computing options at GCSE? Here are the initial results of a survey I'm conducting.Read More
Kay Sawbridge, Faculty Leader of Computing and ICT in a secondary school, has been very active in campaigning against the Government's decision to scrap ICT qualifications. It's a bad decision that could leave thousands of students "disenfranchised" in terms of what they choose to study, and will almost certainly adversely affect a disproportionate number of girls.
In this article, taken from the next issue of the Digital Education newsletter, I interview Kay.Read More
UPDATED yet again! The decision to "scrap" the GCSE and 'A' level qualifications in Information and Communication Technology have dismayed a lot of people. In a spirit of pragmatism rather than defeatism, I've compiled a list of eligible alternative qualifications, which you can download from here.Read More