News & Updates

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Gender Balance in Computing - register your interest for our first project!

11 June 2019

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James Robinson, Senior Learning Manager at Raspberry Pi, tells us about the benefits of volunteering in the community

05 June 2019

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We are developing new resources for primary and secondary schools. These resources include schemes of work, lesson plans, activities, and assessments.

04 June 2019

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In response to recent press coverage around coding in schools, our Chair Simon Peyton Jones explains why teaching children to write programs is of central importance.

03 June 2019

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We have just published a brochure about our professional development programme for teachers of GCSE computer science.

23 May 2019

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As part of our work as the National Centre for Computing Education, we are excited to reveal that we’ve been awarded £2.4m for a new research project to investigate what works for engaging more girls in computing.

30 April 2019

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We spoke to Richard Smith, who has recently become a course facilitator for the National Centre for Computing Education, about his experience of delivering CPD.

24 April 2019

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We are delighted to announce our first regional delivery network, which has been established to support our vision of a world-leading computing education for every young person in England.

04 April 2019

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Last week we celebrated International Day of Women and Girls in Science, which prompted me to reflect on the experiences and factors that led me to study STEM subjects at A level.

01 April 2019

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The A-Level programme element of the National Centre for Computing Education will provide comprehensive support to teachers and students in England for AS/A level computer science.

23 January 2019

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Less than three months from the official announcement of the creation of the Centre, we have released our first major set of features to allow users to begin their journey with us.

22 January 2019