Prep School, The Glasgow Academy / Monday, May 13, 2019 TGA achieves prestigious Digital Schools Award

The Glasgow Academy Preparatory School has become one of the first schools in Scotland to achieve the prestigious Digital Schools Award.

The national awards scheme encourages, promotes and recognises a whole school approach to the use of digital technology in schools.

Schools are assessed on the following criteria: leadership and vision, digital technology integration in the curriculum, culture, continuous professional development and resources and infrastructure.

Digital Schools validator Jennifer McKay said: “The Glasgow Academy Prep School has digital technology at the heart of its learning and teaching.  It has a clear vision of where their digital journey will take it in the future. The school offers pupils differentiated and stimulating opportunities to use digital technologies and are always striving to provide the best experiences for their pupils.”

Aoife O’Connor, Programme Coordinator, Digital Schools Award Scotland added: “We are confident that The Glasgow Academy Preparatory School will be a pioneer among schools where digitally enhanced teaching and learning is helping our children and young people prepare for living and working in the 21st Century.”