We will be running The Carpentries Instructor Training online in the afternoons of 16-19 March.
SSI staff Aleksandra Nenadic and Mario Antonioletti look at the impact the pandemic has had on the delivery of Carpentry lessons.
The SSI is currently supported by the Scottish Funding Council’s (SFC) Upskilling Fund to deliver a programme of data skills training for the Scottish workforce. We are inviting quotes for the provision of a course curriculum.
The N8 Centre of Excellence for Computationally Intensive Research are investigating ways of meeting the growing demand for courses that teach computational and data skills to researchers.
By Frances Cooper (editor), Aleks Nenadic, Anna-Maria Sichani, Yasemin Turkyilmaz, Pablo Bernabeu and Steve Crouch
Programme submissions are currently being requested for CarpentryCon 2020, which will be held in Wisconsin from 29 June to 1 July. Talented (and otherwise!) designers are also encouraged to submit their design ideas for the conference t-shirt.
R Forwards is the R Foundation's taskforce on women and other under-represented groups. They will be running a free workshop on R package development on Tuesday 7th January 2020 at the University of York.
By Aleksandra Nenadic, Training Lead
The Carpentries has introduced a new form to either report self-organised workshops or request a centrally-organised workshop.