Department of Education Media Release
20 November 2012
Education Department Deputy Secretary Liz Banks said today that schools purchase a range of information communication technology devices that meet their students’ learning needs.
“In some schools, students own devices are also used as learning tools.
“Tasmanian Government schools have purchased a wide range of technology including iPads to use in their teaching and learning programs.
Ms Banks said that government school students are not expected to purchase their own iPads for use in the classroom.