Joe Halloran is the CLC’s computing, maths and science lead. In his 7 years at the CLC Joe has supported London schools in developing their capacity in Technology Enhanced Learning, and Computing. His specialisms include computer science from KS 1 to KS4, games design, coding, programming, the use of Cloud based assessment systems and Google Apps in education.
Joe is especially interested in computer programming, and recognises its potential to help young people explore maths, logic, and higher order thinking skills. In 2011 he completed an MA in Philosophy at the University of Birkbeck. Joe runs CPD and INSET sessions, pupil workshops, and offers consultancy and advice to Senior Leadership Teams.
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Exeter University student