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1. Create apps to change your world 2. 2 Why? 3. 3 Our vision To grow a new global generation of problem solvers & makers: students who can create, launch & market new products that change their world 4. 4 Our key principles Inquiry-led education Real-life problems Tech 5. 5 Some of our apps for good 6. 6 Rock climbing coach Pedagogy Educator Expert Fountain of knowledge Educator Individual students Team of students 7. 7 Coding with a purpose Scoping Idea generation & screening Product development Pitch & competition Crashcourse Student-led Project-based Creative & expressive Real world context Technical and soft skills 8. 8 Our product Content + Communities + Platform 9. 9 Our key audiences Student & alumni Corporate Partners & Funders Educators (in schools) + Departments of Education Experts volunteers 10. 11 Audience & impact 17% 49% In tech industry AfG students Females in UK 2013/14 = 32% = 22% 22% 30% UK national average AfG students = 8% In tech industry 15% 15% Non-white ethnic background in UK 2013/14 10-18 year olds (70% in UK: 13- 15 years) 2012/13 Impact Report: 60% significant improvement in students programming and ICT skills 88% improving teamwork for students 82% reporting significant effect on communication skills for students 90% effect on students problem solving skills 11. 12 2012-14: UK policy change Jan 12: Education Minister Michael Gove: English ICT curriculum in schools boring and dull Sep 12 Sep 14: Opportunity for schools to test new approaches to ICT and computing Sep 14: New computing curriculum launches 75% 25%25% 75% 2011/12 2012/13 After-school club or mixed model In timetable 12. 13 2013-14: Rapid policy innovation - Catalonia Feb 13: MWC education panel Jul 13: ICT curriculum change Jul 13: AFG provides content Sep 13: content adaptation done Dec 13: teacher training complete Jan 14: launch of courses 196 schools 6,000 students Inspiring cross-sector partnership between Department of Education and the GSMA Apps for Good provides advice and some guidance as well as content 13. 14 Crossing the chasm 14. 15 2014-15: Next steps 2014/15 pilot programmes to test international scaling: Passionate education innovators in regional/ national Departments of Education Passionate industry partners involved in these regions Contribution to establish effective international support infrastructure (content, platform, data) 15. 16 Growing a new generation 16. appsforgood.org @appsforgoodcdi