Press Releases

New 'Gender Balance in Computing' project announced

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

BT, Rolls-Royce and Arm back new National Centre for Computing Education

The National Centre for Computing Education (‘NCCE’) has secured funding from BT, Rolls-Royce and Arm to improve the reach and quality of computing teaching across England. This industry investment will complement the Government’s £84 million investment to create the NCCE.

28 March 2019

Top computer scientist chosen to lead National Centre for Computing Education

Leading computer scientist Simon Peyton Jones appointed chair of new National Centre for Computing Education.

18 March 2019