My Tech Future competition for primary & secondary school students launched
As part of the My Tech Future campaign, the Tech Partnership is giving primary and secondary school-aged students a chance to win one of 2 Samsung Galaxy Tablets in a brand new competition to get them thinking about tech.
“Awesome kids and a brilliant morning!” for TechFuture Ambassador’s first outing
Susan Bowen, Vice President and General Manager, EMEA at Cogeco Peer1, talks about her first experience as a TechFuture Ambassador and urges others to give it a go.
How Cisco is working with the Tech Partnership to tackle the cyber skills shortage
With cyber crime on the rise, Cisco are supporting the Tech Partnership's cyber security learning resources. Find out what the programmes mean for Cisco's Head of Digitisation & Skills, Hema.
Curriculum resources from industry
TechFuture Classroom supports Key Stages 3-5 students through an award-winning free-to-use learning hub. The hub offers a range of projects and activities designed by the tech industry. This includes resources for computer science GCSEs and A-levels students, and Countdown to Chaos, an interactive simulation of a cyber attack.
Also available are free learning resources for teachers to update their skills in delivering the new curriculum.
All TechFuture Classroom resources are available via the Tech Partnership's new Learning Platform, providing personal learning zones for teachers and students.
TechFuture Classroom resources:
The resources are created by leading tech-sector employers, focusing on real-life challenges and digital skills needs, as well as supporting computing and computer science qualifications including GCSEs and A-levels.Read more
It is critical for young people to enjoy the opportunities offered by the new computing curriculum – but for this to happen, teachers need to be confident and up-to-date in their own skills.Read more