13 Dec 2018


Feedback from Computer Science Education week


Computer Science Education week events took place at Moray House School of Education last week, 3rd-9th December.  

10 Dec 2018

Zayba Ghazali-Mohammed, Research Associate Move2Learn

Tell me about your role in the Centre for Research in Digital Education?

29 Nov 2018


Computer Science Education Week

We're excited about international Computer Science Education week which runs from December 3rd to 9th (  A feast of events will be running at Moray House School of Education from Tuesday 4th December - Saturday 9th December. 

A new primary teachers’ guide to teaching computer science can be downloaded at 


27 Nov 2018


Vacancy: Research Assistant, Move2Learn

The Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh, requires a part-time Research Assistant for 12 months to work on a Wellcome Trust funded Institutional Translational Award. This Translational Award is in conjunction with a Wellcome Trust/ ESRC funded Science Learning+ project: Move2Learn (M2L).

13 Nov 2018


Professor Judy Roberston discusses one of the first workshops on data science delivered at Newbattle HIgh School - a Digital Centre of Excellence.  Pupils were given the opportunity gain experience programming, work with micro-controllers to collect and analyse data, and make decisions about what to do with the information. 

30 Oct 2018


Job Purpose:

This post focuses on partner building and market research for a novel early learning technology design: The Magic Cloud. The Magic Cloud is an Internet of Things platform linking soft toys to digital animations. Key to this project is building partnerships with local education focused organisations, such as Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh Zoo, or Glasgow Science Centre.

19 Oct 2018


'Teach Computing Science: A Guide for Early Years and Primary Practitioners' delivered across Scotland

Primary school teachers across Scotland will be getting a free printed copy of Teach Computing Science: A Guide for Early Years and Primary Practitioners this week. It's a guide to teaching the new Computing Education aspects of the Technologies curriculum in Curriculum for Excellence to help teachers who need an in depth introduction to the new expectations and outcomes.

02 Oct 2018


Job Purpose:

14 Aug 2018

Pling Ltd – UoE spin out developing novel early learning technologies

We take a broad view of industry engagement that includes both public service delivery and policy advocacy along with the work of third sector organisations and private companies in a range of sectors.  The benefits of researcher-industry collaboration can include service and policy improvement, developing skills and the development of new products. 

14 Aug 2018


'The science behind science learning', Dr Zayba Ghazali-Mohammed

You can watch Zayba's seminar via Media Hopper :

This seminar was held on Friday 27th July at Moray House School of Education