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Join Digital Schoolhouse

Digital Schoolhouse (DSH) together with Nintendo continues to grow year-on-year as we seek forward-thinking schools and colleges who are passionate about Computing, to join us.

Discover why you should be part of our fast-growing network of leading institutions and teachers. Be part of the computing revolution.



Download our brochure for teachers

The benefits.

  • Free to join! (no hidden costs and funding opportunities available)
  • Free CPD & training for teachers
  • Raised school profile locally and nationally
  • Ground-breaking careers education
  • Direct links with the UK video games industry
  • Free classroom resources
  • Leading teaching pedagogy
  • Boosted network locally and nationally
  • Direct contact with a specialist Digital Schoolhouse teacher
  • Free personalised support programme for every Schoolhouse

The selection process.

1. Apply 

Apply here

  • Applications close at midnight on 31 March 2020
  • Selected schools become Digital Schoolhouses
  • Each Digital Schoolhouse appoints a Lead Teacher (LT) to supervise the programme in their school

2. Train

  • Training is underpinned by academic research and education philosophies
  • Digital Schoolhouse LTs are provided with unique teacher training and CPD delivered by the Digital Schoolhouse team, universities and industry guests throughout the year

3. Teach

  • Free and flexible workshops are taught by LTs to visiting schools in their local area
  • Free resources and personalised support programmes are offered to the visiting teachers to help them embed computing in their own schools

4. Network

  • LTs are connected with like-minded teachers across the UK, within our Lead Teacher community
  • Schoolhouses are established at the heart of the community, with improved links to local schools and feeder schools

5. Share

  • LTs are encouraged to share and collaborate with each other and Digital Schoolhouse
  • Resources, research and expertise form a powerful and collaborative approach to revolutionising computing education

6. Continued Support & CPD

  • Direct contact with a specialist Digital Schoolhouse teacher
  • LTs continue to receive CPD and training throughout the academic year at Digital Schoolhouse’s Ingenuity Days
  • Opportunities to attend CPD event

Apply here

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