Computing is a subject taught in schools. All children, from the age of four, have to learn about algorithms, programming and using computer technologies.

Forty years ago Computing didn’t exist as a school subject, so how did we get here and what exactly is “Computing”?


This website will tell you everything you need to know, with particular refernce to primary schools (5 to 7 years of age) but relevant to all ages.

You will read about:-

There’s more of course, but that's the essence of this site and I hope you find it interesting. If you’re a teacher, I thoroughly recommend it. If you’re a parent, you’ll find out why things are the way they are. And if you’re a student, you’ll learn what you need to be studying.

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