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Revision notes, activities, lesson plans, teaching ideas, and other resources for GCSE, A-Level, and IB Computer Science teachers and students.

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CommandPoint CAD

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CAD+911 System

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London Ambulance CAD failure

The 1992 London Ambulance Service CAD failure is probably the most notoriou...

Washington State 911 Failure

A 911 emergency telephone system in Washington State and Oregon shut down f...

London ambulance failure (2017)

A 2017 failure of a London ambulance dispatch system is believed to have le...

Computer Aided Dispatch outage

A 911 system failure left emergency calls unanswered and is said to have co...

Load balancing videos

This short article and the associated video explain 5 load balancing algori...

Intergraph Computer-Aided Dispatch (I/CAD

Intergraph Computer-Aided Dispatch (I/CAD) is a system offering many of the...

Boolean logic worksheet pack

These three Boolean logic worksheets have exam style questions on logic sta...

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B1 The Basic Model

These are teaching and learning resources for the IB Computer Science course B: Modelling and Simulation, which is an optional unit.
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Computer climate models

Climate models

Introduction to Climate Models

The video Supercomputing the Climate and the article Models 'key to climate forecasts' are a good introduction to how computer climate models are used.

How climate models work

The slideshow In Pictures: Climate Models shows how climate models have developed over the years with improvements in computing technology. It is a useful article to understand the myriad factors that must be considered by such models. National Earth Science Teachers Association and How do climate models work? also have clear explanation of the processes and variables that are included in climate models.

Finally, New Supercomputer Enhances Reliability of Weather Predictions explains how new advances in technology are helping improve climate models even further.


Updated: 2015-05-02
Car crash computer models

Car crash models

Increasingly car manufacturers use computers models during the vehicles' design and testing processes. Models can be used to test the structure of cars, the effectiveness of safety features such as airbags, and the possible outcomes of collisions.


Updated: 2015-05-02