Distance learning over large areas

Hospitals,prisons, retirement homes, schools.

Use of IT in teaching and learning

Educational software, online research and forums, virtual learning
environments (VLE), e-books, Web 2.0 educational networks, use of
mobile devices, game-based learning, fully immersive environments,
filtering and monitoring of students’ internet use, 1-to-1, m-learning.

Hardware and network technologies in the classroom

Laptop computers, handheld devices, interactive whiteboards.

Provision for special needs

Inclusive software, Braille keyboards, accessibility.

School administration

Record-keeping of staff and finances, libraries, student records, EDI
(electronic data interchange).