CAS Roundup Flashmeeting #3

21 Jun

The CAS Roundup Podcast – Flashmeeting #3



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Recorded on Monday 18th Jone, 2012, the third CAS Roundup Flashmeeting was all about the annual CAS Conference, held in Birmingham on the previous Thursday and Friday. We discussed some of the different sessions that were attended, what was good about the conference and what we have done as a result.

Links from the meeting will follow int he next couple of days..

The next meeting is already scheduled for Thursday, 12th July where we should be discussing more ideas for how CAS can support teachers and schools as well as what people intend to do over the summer. Do add questions and suggestions to the agenda, and do come along!

The music in this podcast is courtesy of Jonathan Coulton and is released under a Creative Commons license.

CAS Roundup Flashmeeting #2

25 May

The CAS Roundup Podcast – Flashmeeting #2



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Recorded on Thursday 24th May, 2012, the second CAS Roundup Flashmeeting focused very clearly on teachers.

We discussed different ways to introduce computing concepts at KS3, compared GCSE Computing specifications and much more.

Links from the meeting have been kindly curated by the excellent Dai Barnes.

The next meeting is already scheduled for Monday, 18th June where we should be discussing more ideas for how CAS can support teachers and schools as well as debriefing the CAS Summer Conference which is held the week prior. Do add questions and suggestions to the agenda, and do come along!

The music in this podcast is courtesy of Jonathan Coulton and is released under a Creative Commons license.

CAS Roundup Flashmeeting #1

4 May

The CAS Roundup Podcast – Flashmeeting #1



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Apologies that the audio levels in this podcast aren’t quite right. We’ll get better with practice!

Recorded on Tuesday 1st May, 2012, the very first CAS Roundup Flashmeeting was well attended.

We discussed different ways to introduce programming to students, tackling maths problems in computer game development, ‘thinky programming’ & language based problem solving, learning platforms in schools, CPD for teachers and much, much more.

To see links from the meeting, click to see more below…

The music in this podcast is courtesy of Jonathan Coulton and is released under a Creative Commons license.

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Welcome!

28 Apr

Welcome to the CAS Roundup Podcast.

At the moment there aren’t any podcast episodes to download, but the first CAS Roundup flashmeeting is due to take place on Tuesday, 1st May at 7pm, with a podcast of the meeting due to follow within the week (day job permitting!).

In the meantime, if you want to get involved in the podcast, have any materials to include or want to know more then get in touch via the CAS Google group.

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