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The Digital Wellbeing Award, aims to provide young people with the skills and confidence required to to navigate the digital world. Join the Digital Schools Award for Scotland team, a DSAS validator and a school to share their experiences of the framework and achieving the award. Digital wellbeing is the… Read more

Join @DigiLearnScot and @CodingLorna from the Micro:bit Educational Foundation for this mindful code-along session where learners will write code for a handheld device that will support relaxation and mindful breathing. Using micro:bits and Microsoft MakeCode, we will code something that can be taken outside on a sunny day to support… Read more

Every primary and secondary school in Scotland will receive 20 V.2 micro:bits, in a partnership between The Micro:Bit Education Foundation, Nominet and The Scottish Government. The roll out of these devices started in May 2022.  Alongside this there is free comprehensive teaching resources and professional learning for all educators.  Primary… Read more

The micro:bit is a pocket-sized computer that introduces you to how software and hardware work together. It has an LED light display, buttons, sensors and many input/output features that, when programmed, let it interact with you and your world. The new micro:bit with sound adds a built-in microphone and speaker,… Read more

this is digital learning and teaching professional learning course

As educators it is our responsibility to make effective use of digital technology to deliver high quality teaching, engaging learning and effective assessment. This four-part professional learning programme is designed to enhance educators’ knowledge and skills in order to develop their learning, teaching and assessment with digital technology. The four… Read more

this is cyber resilience: professional learning webinars

As educators it is our responsibility to ensure our learners are taught how to be cyber resilient and safer online. This four-part professional learning programme is designed to develop educators’ knowledge of cyber resilience and internet safety skills and knowledge required to support with learners live their best online lives.… Read more

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The Digital Wellbeing Award, aims to provide young people with the skills and confidence required to to navigate the digital world. Join the Digital Schools… Read more

As educators it is our responsibility to ensure our learners are taught how to be cyber resilient and safer online. This four-part professional learning programme… Read more

As educators it is our responsibility to make effective use of digital technology to deliver high quality teaching, engaging learning and effective assessment. This four-part… Read more

Here is a very quick recap of session one from This Is MicroBit. Pete (@PeterMarshman) introduced attendees to the microbit and the makecode editor. Attendees… Read more

23rd May 2022, 16:00 – 17:30 Microsoft Tools for 21st Century Learning Design Session 3 This four part series will support you in learning about… Read more

Join @DigiLearnScot and @CodingLorna from the Micro:bit Educational Foundation for this mindful code-along session where learners will write code for a handheld device that will… Read more

Every primary and secondary school in Scotland will receive 20 V.2 micro:bits, in a partnership between The Micro:Bit Education Foundation, Nominet and The Scottish Government.… Read more

30th May 2022, 16:00 – 17:15 Microsoft Tools for 21st Century Learning Design Session 4 This four part series will support you in learning about… Read more

16th May 2022, 16:00 – 17:00 Microsoft Tools for 21st Century Learning Design Session 2 This four part series will support you in learning about… Read more