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To celebrate Computer Science Education Week and the launch of our Community Showcase within our award winning platform Python in Pieces, we’re inviting you and your school to take part in our first Python in Pieces Coding competition.

Running until 1st March the Python in Pieces coding competition makes for a great project which can be set in school or for remote learning.

Current Python in Pieces schools, can simply login and get started. If you're not currently a Python in Pieces school you can sign-up for a free 60-day trial.

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How it works

Who can enter: The competition is designed for learners aged 10 – 14 and those who attend SEND provision up to the age of 18. All they need is a passion for coding and a login to Python in Pieces.

If you don’t have a login to Python in Pieces, simply request your free trial.

How to enter: To enter coders simply need to design an app or game in the free-code area and submit it to the Community Showcase which is approved by the teacher and us here at 2Simple.

Prizes: There’s no winning criteria, we just want to encourage as many learners as possible to get involved. The winner and runner ups will be chosen at random with the winning entry securing a 1 year licence to Python in Pieces for their school, plus a £25 (or the equivalent in your country) gift voucher and 2Simple goody bag, so the more entries from one school the better your chances of winning.

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Competition terms and conditions

  • The closing date for the competition is 1st March 2021 at 23:59 GMT.
  • To enter the competition, you must share your app or game to the Python in Pieces Community Showcase. All submissions are approved and any inappropriate submissions will not be approved to the Community showcase.
  • The winner will be chosen by a random draw shortly after the competition closes.
  • The winning entry will receive a 1 year licence to Python in Pieces for their school. If your school already has a licence 12 months will be added to the current Python in Piece licence.
  • The winner will also receive a £25 (or the equivalent in your country) gift voucher, plus a 2Simple goody bag.
  • There are 5 runner-up prizes.
  • Winners will be contacted via email to the School's Python in Pieces admin.
  • Any questions, please email them to competitions@2simple.com