We know Mr Pitt goes the extra mile to encourage girls to get into computing and we are delighted that his hard work and passion is being acknowledged.
Mr Pitt acknowledges that there are misconceptions when it comes to Computer Science so he hopes to show that it can be a great outlet for creativity, teaching his students that they can change the world from a computer. He wants to destroy the stereotypes and give all his students access to the endless opportunities Computer Science can bring.
Mr Pitt’s top tips for anyone that is interested in Computer Science are:
Experiment – don’t be afraid to fail.
Study - at Fettes you can study Computer science at GSCE, A Level and IB, this will help hone your craft.
Get out there - find opportunities to foster your interest and make your ideas a reality.