device or computer as described in our
App for Social Action Course
A 7-session course that supports students in creating a community focused, social action app.
Students work in pairs and teams to design and create an app prototype that supports social action focused on one or more of the 12 social action goals.
eWorkbook for increased student independence
Engagement session with Industry Volunteers embedded
Course structure includes preparation for our national Showcase event
Skills development includes:
Skills Builder accredited course providing essential skills for students
App for Social Action is supported by The Hg Foundation
Mapped to UK computing curriculums
In class or extracurricular
Teacher Training Videos
Apps for Good provides short training videos that we strongly encourage all educators to watch before delivering the course content. The videos will introduce you to our courses and resources and introduce you to App Lab, the programming environment that students will use to create their apps.
Introduction to App Lab:
App for Social Action eWorkbook resources for teachers and students
The eWorkbook allows you, the teacher, to be facilitators of learning so you can guide your students through the course.
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