QuickStart Computing is a new, free, CPD toolkit which aims to help teachers to deliver inspiring computing lessons in both primary and secondary schools.

The resource is a joint project between Computing at Schools, the DFE and Microsoft.

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The materials cover areas such as Computational thinking, Programming, Computer networks and Communication and collaboration. As well as pdf files, there are also videos which help explain some of the important concepts.

It’s a useful resource, and well worth taking a look at.

Find out more at : www.quickstartcomputing.org

A study has shown that the majority of computing teachers are concerned their pupils know more than them. Watch this video to hear from teachers and students about their concerns: