April's Mash of the Month: Purple Chip

March 27, 2024

The Mash of the Month for April isĀ Purple Chip, our app which allows students to control an external device using code created in Purple Mash's 2Code Purple Chip tool.

Mash of the Month - Purple Chip
Computing with Confidence Part 1

Sept. 14, 2023

Computing is what 2Simple is most well known for, particularly Purple Mash. But those users who don't have Purple Mash always wonder what it has to offer... read this blog to find out how 2Simple can help you teach computing.

Computing with Confidence 1
2Code and Computing updates - Feb 2023

Feb. 8, 2023

Read about our latest updates on 2Code and in our computing area.

2Code blog
Independent Study shows impact of Purple Mash

Nov. 2, 2022

Earlier this year, 2Simple commissioned an independent research review to identify the extent to which Purple Mash supports the aims and requirements of the National Curriculum for Computing, and how it delivers on our aim to provide excellent, accessible and inspiring software which encourages children to love learning, raises standards and reduces teacher workload. The results have now been published and these are the main findings...

Purple Mash The Evidence & The Impact
Purple Mash and Ofsted's High Quality Computing Curriculum: Day 4

May 27, 2022

On 16th May, Ofsted published their research review into the computing curriculum, aiming to 'identify factors that can contribute to a high-quality computing teaching and learning and including factors such as the curriculum itself, pedagogy, assessment and systems in place'. We've taken a close look at the report and identified how Purple Mash meets each of those factors, and throughout this week we're posting a series of blog posts outlining exactly how it does this. Each daily blog will cover 2-3 of the factors in depth, looking at what the report says and highlighting where Purple Mash supports them.

On the final day of our 4 part series, we examine pedagogy and assessment.

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