Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Coding - 19th March 2015

What is coding and why do we need to know about it as parents? Well this show covers the topic for both primary and secondary school children. Shirley Hayman speaks to Nick Yeldham, the head of the Coding Club at Manland School about his coding club and why it’s important for children to start learning from year 2. Providing the secondary perspective we spoke to Fergal Moane of Sandringham School. A fascinating detailed discussion about coding in schools that shouldn’t be missed.

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Friday, 24 April 2015

Reducing Your Carbon Footprint - 26th February 2015

How can we as parents can reduce our carbon footprint? We are joined by Catherine Ross from Transition Streets to let us know what her organisation is doing to lessen our impact. Amanda Yorwerth, Friends of the Earth talks about why we should try to not to eat meat on Monday! Local entrepreneur Katie Carr from tommyandlottie.com is on about sustainable clothing and Heather from the Green Cafe near Oaklands talks about her veggie cooking

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