Published: July 2015
Much of the best CPD has occurred in an informal way between teachers or between teachers and students”
Harrogate Grammar School wanted to see how iPads prepared students for working in a digital age.
The school leadership had specifically wanted to improve feedback and mobile devices had a positive impact on this aspect of teaching. The 1:1 nature and mobility of tablet devices made feedback faster and more effective: teachers could provide on-the-spot personalised feedback. The school also noted that students were more engaged and creative, collaborating more yet learning independently as well.