Digital Leaders

  • Who are our Digital Leaders?

  • What is a Digital Leader?

    This term the Digital Leaders will continue to run lunchtime ipad clubs for Key Stage 1. The children have learnt how to use a range of apps during their weekly lunchtime sessions.


    A Mordiford Digital Leader is a KS2 pupil who is part of a digital leaders’ team. Our role, with the help of Mr Foster, is to support the use of technology, particularly iPads across the school. We do a variety of jobs including:

    • Support the use of iPads and computers in school to support learning
    • Share our skills and expertise with other pupils, classes and teachers.
    • Assist teachers and other pupils in understanding coding applications.
    • Set up equipment in classrooms for teachers.
    • Update and monitor areas of the school website or school / class blog.
    • Test and review new digital resources (websites, computer software, hardware or apps).
    • Feed into whole school decisions about future development of technology.
    • Lead lunchtime or after school computing / iPad clubs.
    • Support teachers in using technology in the classroom.
    • Run or contribute to parents’ meetings.
    • Share expertise with other schools and at conferences.
    • Have a good understanding of how to stay safe with technology and share that with others.
    • Provide first line technical support in school.
    • Be responsible for certain maintenance tasks with particular technology.
    • Attend staff meetings to train staff.
    • Create how-to video help guides.
    • Attend training sessions when they are arranged both in and out of school.
  • Internet Safety

    Click here to watch Caught in the Web – a Newsround special programme all about staying safe on the internet.