Students at The Sheiling Ringwood are at the forefront of using technology to enhance their school work and help prepare them for life outside of education.
Following an extensive external assessment The Sheiling Ringwood has been awarded the prestigious ICT Mark. The award recognises the school’s success in developing the strategic use of technology not only within administration but across the curriculum for its students, all of whom have a special education need and severe and complex leaning disabilities.
Corine Van Barneveld, Principal, commented “On behalf of The Sheiling Ringwood, I am delighted to be awarded the ICT Mark. It recognises our positive approach to the use of technology and the benefits it is bringing to our students to enhance learning and to equip them for the modern world’’.
Dean Reilly-Sharp, the lead member of staff involved in ensuring the school was ready for ICT Mark assessment, commented:
“I am really pleased that the presentation of this award shows recognition of the excellent work that is taking place at The Sheiling. Applying for the award really brought into focus the ICT work that we are doing each and every day. All the students and staff deserve credit for this achievement.”
Mark Chambers, Naace CEO, said “The Sheiling Ringwood thoroughly deserve the accolade of an ICT Mark accreditation and we look forward to working with The Sheiling to demonstrate how technology can have a substantial impact on learner outcomes in the future’’