Pupils get tablet computers

A handful of pupils at Highfields School have been selected for a futuristic new trial.

Monday, 16th September 2013, 10:28 am

With the increased use of technology in lessons, some lucky first year students have been given their very own tablet computers to start their secondary school career.

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The school intends to issue more tablets if this trial phase is successful.  

Damian O’Reilly, assistant head teacher at Highfields School, said: “This is a very exciting development for the school which presents all sorts of opportunities for enhancing learning.”