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Why twist a curriculum when there's Apps for Good?

Why twist a curriculum when there's Apps for Good?

Apps for Good offers rich and flexible ways for schools to broaden 'Computing'. Tony Parkin explains
As the new Computing curriculum comes into force in England, schools are seeking flexible and interesting ways to bring a greater focus on making, designing and coding into their offerings. With several years of proven worth under its belt, the Apps for Good programme is one creative and flexible approach that can help meet this need.

And it's not too late for interested schools to squeeze in to join the 2014-15 cohort – but hurry, because the deadline, July 31, is approaching fast (apply here).

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'Indy' EFF screen summits back improved teacher role

'Indy' EFF screen summits back improved teacher role


London calling: Sean Coughlan (BBC), Lord Knight (TSL) and Rebecca Hughes (British Council) meet educators worldwide

US education advisers joined EFF10 debate's call to make teac...

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New, improved Apps 4 Good Awards - including code!

New, improved Apps 4 Good Awards - including code!

Tony Parkin is bowled over by the creativity as Apps for Good goes from strength to strength
Each year the Apps for Good Awards get bigger, bouncier and brighter. Last week, 18...

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Apps 4 Good triumphs again – and the girls are Okay!

Apps 4 Good triumphs again – and the girls are Okay!

Sal McKeown was behind the scenes at the Barbican Centre to tap into the learning power of app creation
Apps for Good continues to push the boundaries. I’m Okay , an app providin...

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Edtech entrepreneurs head for Digital Summer Trip

Edtech entrepreneurs head for Digital Summer Trip

Educators, edtech firms and students are gathering in Hoxton for three days of activities and innovation

Digital entrepreneurs and their educator collaborators will gather this...

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