Why don’t girls get into coding?

Today was Ada Lovelace day and at Makers Academy we celebrated this by having a panel discussion about the issues facing women in technology, as well as women wanting to get into technology. Having also been a Physics teacher, this is something I am very familiar with. For all STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) subjects,

Leaving teaching

The start of the new school year has finally reared its ugly head. The summer has come to an end and teachers around the UK have been setting their alarms and preparing to go back to school. I, however, have not. Why leave a stable career? Many months ago I decided to leave teaching. Although