Diversity Conference 2014

dc3Saturday November 15th 2014, The Kingswinford School, Dudley

dc2The CAS #include Diversity in Computing Conference was an opportunity for teachers, professionals and academics to meet specialists in our 5 focus strands.  The event was a mixture of key note speeches and workshops.

Workshops

Workshop A – Adapting the curriculum for students with moderate learning difficulties – Catherine Elliott from Sheffield City Council E-Learning Team
Workshop B – Engage all – Dudley Computing Teachers demonstrate as many engaging computing activities in 60 minutes.
Workshop C – Using Computing to engage SEN students – Matthew Parry from Swanwick School and Sports College
Workshop D – Value added teaching: Improving GCSE grades for SEN pupils – Jason Fell from Kingsmead School
Workshop E – Increasing the attainment of Pupil Premium students in Computing – Rebecca Franks from The Kingswinford School
Workshop F – Reaching out to Diverse Communities – Dawn Hewitson from Edge Hill University
Workshop G – Engaging young women in the Computing classroom – Emma-Ashley Liles a Software Developer from 7digital