Our Senior School is a ‘Bring Your Own Device’ school, which means students are expected to bring a device to school every day. From 2021 the preferred device for a student in the Senior School is a Microsoft Surface, MacBook or another type of laptop.We prefer not an Android device or Chromebook.
Technology is used often in classrooms and is part of the teaching programs to enhance the teaching and learning experience for staff and students. As a Microsoft school, the main platforms which are used in the classroom include Teams and OneNote.
Technology is used to enhance learning by:
Providing the students with a platform to access current, up-to-date information
Through Microsoft Teams students can seek feedback from their teachers
Develop the students’ ICT skills to better prepare them for life outside of school
Enhancing the students’ learning through modern and familiar means
Enhancing the virtual communication skills of the students
Providing the students with a platform where they can easily turn assessment tasks in
Enabling the students’ access to multiple presentation platforms