National Centre for Computing Education - South West Partnership

Project: Central government, health and local authoritiesTransfer (professional training)

Description

Following an open and competitive process, the consortium of STEM Learning, the British Computer Society (BCS) and the Raspberry Pi Foundation (‘the consortium’) has successfully secured the contracts to deliver the National Centre for Computing Education (NCCE) and its associated programmes for the Department for Education (DfE).
These programmes include:
- a national programme of CPD aimed at all teachers of computing state maintained schools and colleges in England at all key stages
- a CPD programme to train and certify 8,000 secondary computing teachers who lack a post A Level Computer Science qualification, The Computer Science Accelerator (CS Accelerator programme)
- a parallel programme of support for A level teaching.

Layman's description

Following an open and competitive process, the consortium of STEM Learning, the British Computer Society (BCS) and the Raspberry Pi Foundation (‘the consortium’) has successfully secured the contracts to deliver the National Centre for Computing Education (NCCE) and its associated programmes for the Department for Education (DfE).
Short title274500
AcronymNCCE - SW Partnership
StatusActive
Effective start/end date7/01/1931/10/19

Keywords

  • computer
  • computing
  • training
  • teacher training
  • teachers