Northern Alliance Games Con Poster

Game on! Competition for pupils across Northern Alliance launches

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Primary school pupils from across the Northern Alliance – which includes [add name of local authority] – are to benefit from the opportunity to take part in a competition to create a game using coding software, SCRATCH. The event is aimed at young people in Primary 6 or 7 who will come together at school […]

Fortnite: Battle Royale advice

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NSPCC Scotland and O2 issue advice for Fortnite:  Battle Royale The NSPCC and O2 have launched new advice for parents of young people playing the multiplayer action survival game Fortnite: Battle Royale. It comes amid concerns over a function in Fortnite which automatically allows users to speak to other players through voice and text chat […]

BT Young Pioneer Award

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BT Young Pioneer Awards is open to any individual or group between the age of 9-18 across the UK. This could be a school project or something created with friends or a club outside school. We are looking for inspiring examples of how young people are using technology to tackle a problem that they care […]