School IT Blog

Five Ways To Enjoy Sats Week

Mon 11 May, 2015

SATS week can be a stressful and high pressure week, but it can be fun too. Here are five ways to use technology to lighten the mood (obviously when the serious stuff is done!)

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Three Fantastic Computing Cpd Opportunities In The South West

Thu 07 May, 2015

In the upcoming term six, there are three fantastic CPD training opportunities in the South West. Read the blog to find out more.

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Teacher #appreciation Week - Save Money In The Itunes Store!

Tue 05 May, 2015

It is Teacher #APPreciation Week in America, which means loads of great stuff for US teachers, but now UK educators can benefit too!

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Third Bristol Primary Computing Network CPD Event

Fri 24 April, 2015

Soft Egg know that good Computing in schools starts with confident, competent staff members. Thats why we have arranged three days of CPD for teachers in Bristol this academic year. Click on the blog to see all the resources from the third and final event of the year.

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Beat The First Day Back Blues

Mon 13 April, 2015

It always helps to have something to look forward to, so why not book on to our subject leaders meeting?

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Assessing Primary Computing

Wed 08 April, 2015

One of the toughest challenges of this academic year has been assessing a completely new curriculum. Here is our assessment document to help you get started.

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Are Primary Schools In Danger Of Causing Death By Coding?

Mon 16 March, 2015

With the changes in the primary computing curriculum, are primary schools now too focussed on coding? What impact is this having on learning? Are we in danger of death by coding?

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Bristol Primary Computing Network - Event Three - April 22nd 2015

Wed 11 March, 2015

The last primary computing network event will take place on the 22nd of April. Find out what is happening and sign up for a place.

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Safer Internet Day 2015 - The What, Why And How?

Mon 09 February, 2015

It is Safer Internet Day on the 10th of February, but What is it is? Why should we bother? and How can we get it done well?

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Can We Explain The Internet To Children?

Fri 19 December, 2014

Even seemingly simple concepts, such as the internet need a great depth of knowledge to understand completely. So does that mean they are impossible to teach?

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Computer Science Week: A Great Time To Start Coding!

Thu 27 November, 2014

Want to get your students and teachers to start coding? Here is a great way to start.

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Creating A Vision For Computing In A Primary School: A How To Guide.

Mon 03 November, 2014

There a few key things that a Primary Computing Subject Leader must do. One of these essentials is creating and holding a vision for Computing, but how do you create a vision?

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