Digital skills for young people

  • Digital skills for young people

    • Applied Digital Skills

      • Applied Digital Skills from Google – 250+ hours of content for all levels of ability. Teach and learn practical digital skills needed for the jobs of today and tomorrow with our free video lessons.
    • Barefoot Computing

      • Barefoot Computing part of BT SKILLS FOR TOMORROW provide free resources and activities that help teachers deliver the computing curriculum with tools to help them teach pupils problem-solving skills which can be used both in the classroom and at home. With over 60 cross-curricular lesson plans and online guides on subjects such as using Scratch to understanding key computer concepts and CPD training with a Barefoot Ambassador.
    • Code with Google

      • Code with Google – can be used by teachers with their students or independently these programmes are designed for you to explore, advance and succeed in computer science.
    • The iDEA Award

      • The iDEA Award (The Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award) is described as an international programme that helps you develop digital, enterprise and employability skills for free. You complete a series of online challenges and collect badges when successful. Each badge has points and 250 points gets you your Bronze Award, an industry-recognised award. Find out more here.
    • Side Quest

      • is a free tool that is for anyone that builds or wants to build games. If you have never made a game before you can download a Prototyping Pack, free copy of GameMaker Studio 2 and tutorials from the website and make your own game in 7 days. Join the Discord community to watch daily live streams from industry professionals who guide users through the game-making process. Submit finished games which can then be played across the world.