Picademy and beyond

Over the last year I have written a number of blog posts about the excellent CPD run by the Raspberry Pi Foundation called Picademy. I was a delegate at the October 2014 Picademy in Cambridge and then was very fortunate to be able to take part in the Birmingham events as a leader / trainer. […]

Birmingham Raspberry Jam


With Raspberry Jams, free CPD sessions and most recently Picademy, Birmingham is rapidly becoming a great place for the Raspberry Pi. On Saturday 31st Martin O’Hanlon ran a very successful Raspberry Jam at the Google Digital Garage in the Library of Birmingham. 39 people came from a range of backgrounds and experience levels. Feedback as people were […]

Birmingham Picademy

Just before the end of the school summer holidays an intrepid group of teachers joined the ranks of the Raspberry Pi Certified Educators after spending two days at Picademy in Birmingham. The two days were held in the stunning Birmingham Library Google Garage and was led by Martin O’Hanlon, Josh Johnson, Dave Jones and myself. […]

Picademy is coming to Birmingham

Picademy is coming to Birmingham! A very exciting update came out today from the Raspberry Pi Foundation. The awesome and free CPD opportunity Picademy is coming to the Google Digital Garage in Birmingham. Read the full blog post from the Pi Foundation here. The sessions will be run by the amazing Martin O’Hanlon (http://www.stuffaboutcode.com) along […]


(The old Raspberry Pi HQ) I start this blog post whilst sat on the train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street having just spent two fantastic days at the Raspberry Pi offices in Cambridge attending Picademy. The last two days have been really inspirational and I feel really fortunate to have spent them with a […]