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    Take a look at our latest Primary webinar - How to Teach Block Based Programming like Scratch (Research, Pedagogy and Assessment) – 12 February 2021
    by Cormac Wilton - Thursday, 26 November 2020, 1:37 PM
     

    Search and book your place via the Learning Zone using keywords: Block Scratch

    This course is not designed to teach you how to program but to help you make informed decisions on which pedagogy to use and when to use it

    ·         Learn about multiple methods to teach block-based ...

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    Learning from our experiences of managing COVID-19 cases and isolations
    by Shauna Willmott - Monday, 16 November 2020, 11:18 AM
     
    In the summer term we invited educational settings to a series of webinars to explain the flowcharts of actions to be taken in the event of a confirmed COVID-19 case. These involved inputs from Public Health England and our communications teams and gave the opportunity to respond ...Read the rest of this topic
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    Home Learning Compulsory for Pupils Isolating
    by Philip Bagge - Friday, 2 October 2020, 8:55 AM
     

    Please note that the government has changed the requirements for home learning making it compulsory that pupils at home are offered the same education as those in school.

    You can read the BBC news article here

    Phil Bagge & Sue Savory

     
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    Home Learning Survey
    by Philip Bagge - Tuesday, 29 September 2020, 8:23 AM
     

    Dear SLT / Teachers,

    Many of us are hoping for the best but planning for the worst.

    Here is a Google Forms Survey that can be adapted for your school to help you find out what technology pupils have at home for home learning. To copy the survey you will need to have a Google account (home or EDU) ...

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    Free CAS Sponsored Community Groups
    by Philip Bagge - Friday, 25 September 2020, 4:54 PM
     

    I have had some lovely emails from computing leads who have attended the free CAS Community groups and have appreciated receiving a video of the new resources part of the session as well as the PDF with links.

    You can sign up to these free groups here
    https://computing.hias.hants.gov.uk/course/view.php?id=48

    I look forward to seeing you soon

    Phil Bagge