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How to buy the right tech for your school

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When I was about the age of the primary children I now teach, one of my favourite TV programmes was Inspector Gadget. You see, I was slightly obsessed with his niece, Penny. Actually, it wasn’t so much that I was obsessed with her but more that I wanted to be her. And the reason I wanted to be her? Well, I wanted her tech.

Back then, I had no idea that the cool watch she wore and the book with a computer hidden inside was even called “tech”. And I had even less of an idea that almost 30 years later (gulp), I would have my own version of Penny’s tech in the form of my Apple Watch and iPad.

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