Digital Leaders

What is a Digital Leader?

A Digital Leader is a pupil who is part of a Digital Leaders Team within a school, whose role it is to support the use and to further the development of ICT in school.


What do they do?


Typically, functions that may be performed by a Digital Leader could be:


  • To update areas of the school website or school blog site.


  • Blog on behalf of the School, a class or a club.


  • Test and review new ICT resources, which could be websites, software or hardware.


  • Share their skills and expertise with other pupils, classes and teachers.


  • Set up ICT equipment in classrooms for teachers.


  • Lead ICT Clubs.


  • Support teachers in using ICT in the classroom.


  • Blog as the School Journalist or Photographer.


  • Provide first line Technical Support in school.


  • Staff Trainers.