Secondary Computing Professional Community - Autumn

Securing your Easy Wins

Every GCSE Computer Science exam paper features questions which are considered accessible to the whole cohort. Securing these questions will support students to achieve a grade equal or higher than a 4.

Join this online session to:

  • Develop a secure understanding of the assessment processes at GCSE level
  • Explore the terminology used in exams and how this should be approached by students
  • Develop a secure understanding of how to structure different exam style questions to fully support the needs of all students

About the Facilitator

CAS Master Teacher, Melanie Dennig, leads the Computer Science provision at Exeter Maths School, whilst also taking on the role of Secondary Lead for the West Country Computing Hub. As part of this role, Melanie is responsible for helping to raise the standard of computing education in secondary schools across Devon & Dorset. A former researcher and Software Engineer, Melanie believes that a thriving computer science department can help to cultivate a culture of resilience and problem-solving with huge transferable benefits to other subject areas, further study and, eventually, the workplace.

Free for SWIFT member schools and £25 for non-member schools.

Event Date 30-11-2022 4:30 pm
Event End Date 30-11-2022 5:30 pm
Capacity Unlimited