"But to succeed in today's world, our students need more than sound achievement in the various learning areas. They need to be adaptable, resourceful and quick to learn. They need to be technologically competent, and adept at seeking out and using information to solve problems. They need to be able to think things through for themselves and show initiative, not wait for direction."
Classroom First Strategy
The purpose of implementing tablet technology is to support the achievement of education outcomes such as:
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Using tablet technology in literacy and numeracy to enhance and complement evidence based teaching strategies.
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