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What we do

So much more than a computer club

ComputerXplorers offers a huge range of computing classes for children using an extensive variety of software programs and computer peripherals combined with our own unique curriculum and lesson plans.

Working in a variety of settings across Edinburgh, East Lothian, West Lothian, Midlothian, Falkirk and the Borders - from pre-schools to schools and after school clubs, as well as hospitals, family learning community venues, science festivals, museums and anywhere children gather - ComputerXplorers delivers programmes that are both educationally rewarding and enormous fun for children - so much more than a 'computer club'.

Our programmes are always engaging, educational and, most importantly, lots of fun!

COVID-19 Support for Schools and Children

The potential impact of the Coronavirus epidemic is of concern to everyone. We wanted to reassure you that the health and wellbeing of the children we work with and those of our staff is the highest priority for us.

We love sharing our excitement about the world of technology with all of the children in our classes and we are working hard to continue to share that in whatever way we can. Whether that is working with schools who continue to look after Key Workers' children or by delivering classes online we are committed to keeping the tech excitement alive!

Find out more about our virutal online computer clubs here.

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Online computing clubs

In addition to our popular face to face computing clubs and workshops we offer live online virtual computing and tech clubs for kids.

Our online sessions are delivered live in small groups by our fab team of expert tech leaders – we do not use pre-recorded activity – so your child has all the input they need.

All you need at home is an internet connection and a laptop/desktop.

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Online Easter Holiday Camps 2020

Exciting and innovative technology-based sessions ideally suited to holiday camps.

Not every child wants to play sport all holiday - ComputerXplorers is the perfect solution for those looking for fun in a sociable setting while stretching their creativity, their brain cells and learning new skills.

We offer our own holiday programmes and also work with other local camp providers across Edinburgh, Livingston and the Lothians. We are now also offering online Easter Camps. Ask us for more details.

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Pupil Equity Funding - Closing the Attainment Gap

Providing high quality learning supports better outcomes for all children and young people but particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Fun and engaging STEM, computing, technology or robotics classes and workshops from the experts in this field are just the thing to support your school's work to close the attainment gap.

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School Workshops and Theme Days

ComputerXplorers School Computing Workshops can be run as full day or half day workshops.

They can be focused exclusively on STEM topics or tailored to work around specific curriculum themes being studied at school eg a period in history, the local environment etc or to support external initiatives eg Science Week, Safer Internet Day or particular groups of children.

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Community Computing Events

Looking for a fun and unusual way to encourage children and families to engage with your community events? Including hands-on, interactive activities using computing or technology to highlight your own theme is a real hit with children and adults of all ages.

The interest levels soar when you can use coding, robotics, 3D printing, Minecraft, film-making or engineering to tell your story.

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SEN and SEND Computing Classes

Children and young people with Special Educational Needs (SEN) or Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) benefit from a wide range of technology and computing classes and workshops. ComputerXplorers provides expert computing activities for young people with special needs in mainstream schools, dedicated SEN and SEND schools and standalone groups.

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After School Computing Clubs

Awesome after school computing clubs provided by ComputerXplorers are enjoyed each week by thousands of school children across the country.

The children have such fun they don't even realise just how much they are learning: programming, creativity, storytelling, collaboration, problem solving, animation, web design, coding, forensic science, logic, video game design - the list is endless!

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