Skip to main content

Laptop pilot takes off

The Assembly government's long-awaited laptop for schools project has finally been given the go-ahead.

Plans to give every primary pupil their own personal computer were first laid out in Labour and Plaid Cymru's One Wales power-sharing agreement two years ago, and #163;700,000 funding has already been set aside for the pilot.

The government will now identify suitable primary schools in deprived areas to take part in the pilot.

Log in or register for FREE to continue reading.

It only takes a moment and you'll get access to more news, plus courses, jobs and teaching resources tailored to you