Inside 2020: Digital skills for all

Starting: May 18, 2020 | 12:00pm - 12:00pm
Free

This is a pre-recorded webinar which will be shared from noon, Monday, 18th May.
Any delegate booking on this webinar will receive a link to this 30 minute resource within 1 working day of their booking, after the available by date.

 

Christian Turton, Primary Computing Hub Lead and Online Safety Mark Assessor, Alban TSA, is delighted to interview Mark Martin, MBE on the subject of Digital skills for all: what digital skills do students need and how can we encourage more diversity in digital industry.

Who is this for?

SLT, Curriculum Leads, Heads of Computing, Careers Advisors.

 

Meet the facilitators

Mark Martin is known internationally for his work in education and technology, he has taught ICT and computing for ten years but is also importantly involved in the UK tech sector and in linking schools with the tech sector. He is a champion of cultural diversity in the workplace and to that end set up UK black tech, an organisation that brings businesses together to share good practice, enable opportunities to a wider demographic of diverse people and increase the visibility of Black and Ethnic minorities at all levels. Last year he was awarded an MBE for “outstanding services to education, to technology and to diversity in the UK tech sector.”

 

Christian Turton is the Primary Computing Hub Lead for the Sandringham Computing Hub at Alban TSA, part of the National Centre for Computing Education. Prior to this role Christian has a wealth of experience in supporting schools with Education Technology, Computing Curriculum and Online Safety as a local authority consultant, for Apple as part of the Apple Professional Learning Specialists programme and at the London Connected Learning Centre.