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Originally posted on Jam Packed UK:
Alan writes: I’m very proud that our JamPackedUK project has been selected as a finalist in the Tech4Good awards. Please support us, by voting…

June 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Alan’s Most Exa – llent Adventure

Imagine you’ve been presented with a unique career development opportunity; you are offered the option of doing more of the aspects of your current role that you find most fulfilling, … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · 6 Comments

Planning Raspberry Jamboree 2015

I had been hoping to announce the details of the 2015 Raspberry Jamboree back in November, but a set back with our first choice of venue has delayed me from … Continue reading

January 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

“I got a 1” , thanks to #JamPackedUK

2014 has certainly been an event-full (pun) year for me in many respects from the highs of winning awards and funding grants to the lows of losing cherished colleagues and … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · 1 Comment

Jam Packed roadshow, to tour up North

Those of you who follow my activity on twitter as @teknoteacher, may well have seen or heard me make recent reference to my latest project titled ‘Jam Packed’. Jam Packed … Continue reading

October 26, 2014 · 17 Comments

Little Man Computer (LMC) on the Raspberry Pi, #pyconuk

I remember a Sunday night, 11th May 2014, there was a discussion on Twitter started by Alex Bradbury questioning the extent to which the Little Man Computer was required for … Continue reading

September 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Teknoteaching: programming in the classroom

Teknoteaching: programming in the classroom is the second part of the interview with Neil Brown of University of Kent.

September 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Raspberry Jamming

“Raspberry Jamming” is a blog post featuring an interview written up by Neil Brown of University of Kent.

September 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Please vote to help me bring about positive social change

What’s this all about then? The TalkTalk Digital Heroes Awards is a UK scheme for “recognising people who harness the internet to bring about positive social change”. Past winners include Carrie … Continue reading

August 24, 2014 · 4 Comments

Do girls prefer to code in groups?

I consider myself an active member of the Computing At School community, and regularly read and contribute to the forum discussions there. This morning, I had a bit of a … Continue reading

August 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

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