Early Career Teachers – introducing our free support webinars

19 December 2023

Welcome to an exciting journey of professional development and growth with our upcoming webinar series! Tailored specifically for Early Career Teachers (ECTs) in primary and secondary education, this series will empower you to confidently navigate the intricacies of teaching computing as you embark on your career.  

Over the next 24 months, we will explore a wide array of topics, starting on 10th January 2024, with 'The NCCE Offer - How Can We Support You'. This initial webinar will introduce you to the comprehensive support available, setting a solid foundation for your teaching career.  

Our series isn't just about webinars; it's a holistic learning experience. Following each session, we'll delve deeper into the discussed topics through engaging podcasts featuring a diverse range of voices, from seasoned educators to fellow ECTs like yourself.  

We're committed to supporting you through your early career framework, giving specific advice for our offer of free continuing professional development (CPD), the latest research, and contemporary topics in computing education. With a focus on practical strategies for classroom management, understanding AI in teaching, and effective assessment techniques, our webinars are designed to address the real challenges you face in the classroom. 

So, whether you're teaching computing across the primary stage or specialising in computer science at secondary level (up to and including A level), join us on this enriching journey. Enhance your teaching practices, engage in thought-provoking discussions, and become part of a community that grows together. Don't miss this opportunity to elevate your teaching skills and impact your students' learning experiences positively!

Access to this series of webinars is free, so keep your eyes out on our social media for updates about our following webinars and how you can register. In the meantime, register for our first webinar now and start your journey towards becoming an exceptional computing educator!

'The NCCE Offer - How Can We Support You?' - Wednesday January 10 2024, 4.00pm - 5.00pm

About the authors

Adam Gibson and Tracy Chamberlain are both Early Career Teacher Specialists for the National Centre for Computing Education.