Tots talk technology

5th February 2010 at 00:00

Primary-age children are "disappointed" by their low-tech schools, according to new research by the Institute of Education. Pupils told academics that they wanted to bring their own computers and equipment into the classroom, and were less interested in radical changes such as robot teachers or virtual classrooms. More than 60 per cent of the 600 children who took part in the survey want more lessons on internet safety.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now