Join Switched on Computing Research and Discussion Group

Rising Stars are looking for ICT co-ordinators who have regularly been using Switched on Computing to join them for a day’s session in central London, where they will be looking at the resource in detail and discussing what they could do to make it even better!

Where: Central London

When:   Monday 16th February 2015

Time:    11am – 3pm

Selected delegates will receive a fee, travel expenses, lunch and free materials in return for their brain power and time! Please note that places are limited to one teacher per school.

To sign-up: Simply enter your details here

Nostalgia… Do you have any ICT stories, images etc to share on the blog?

This short 6 minute film is an edition of ‘Making the Most of the Micro’ film is 25 years old and was the ‘gadget show’ of its time.I’m sure I remember watching it at just after midnight – I don’t think it was a mainstream programme! Find out more about the BBC Micro at 

If you have any memories, photos or URLs of ICT as it used to be please do share them with this blog.  Please either add them to the discussion or email   

Looking back 25 years can help us reflect on the strategic direction the next 25 years might take. 

Penny Patterson