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.