New ICT suite at school

PUBLISHED: 15:15 14 October 2008 | UPDATED: 09:47 10 June 2010

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 14: PUPILS at St Joseph's Primary School are the first in Devon to enter the next generation of learning. The primary school has installed a £37,000 new computer suite with 32 state-of-the-art computers with specialist equipment to help the students access sc

PUPILS at St Joseph's Primary School are the first in Devon to enter the next generation of learning.The primary school has installed a £37,000 new computer suite with 32 state-of-the-art computers with specialist equipment to help the students access school work on the internet.As part of the school's new Information and Communication Technology (ICT) initiative, the youngsters of years five and six have created mini-websites where they can access their work at school and at home.Headteacher Vincent McCloskey said: "This is personal learning at its best - teachers help children personally with individual homework which is accessible from the internet at home."We are using it as a powerful learning tool.


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