Students are learning remotely in greater numbers than ever before since the coronavirus school closures. Photograph: iStock

‘Start really small’ Sarah-Jayne Carey ICT, and Leaving Cert computer science teacher at Coláiste Bríde Presentation Secondary School Start small and(...)

Sarah-Jayne Carey, an education teacher at Coláiste Bríde, Clondalkin, with students Kelly Anne Cooling, Leah Walsh, Nicola Ovakpoyen and Erica Payne. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Do educational apps and technology represent the future of teaching and learning in the classroom? You might expect someone such as Derek Breen, wh(...)

First year students with Surface Pro devices using tablet devices as a learning resource during their Spanish class at Coláiste Bhaile Chláir. Photographs: Joe O’Shaughnessy

There are no textbooks at Coláiste Bhaile Chláir, a post-primary school in Claregalway, Co Galway. Having digital coursework means that lessons bec(...)