Scoil Ruain, Killenaule, opts for a ‘digital’ schoolbag

Some of the incoming first year students at Scoil Ruain in Killenaule, with their new digital schoolbags.
Incoming first year students at Scoil Ruain in Killenaule, Thurles, received their new ‘digital’ schoolbags as they prepare to join the Wriggle 1:1 mobile learning programme.

Incoming first year students at Scoil Ruain in Killenaule, Thurles, received their new ‘digital’ schoolbags as they prepare to join the Wriggle 1:1 mobile learning programme.

Scoil Ruain is one of 41 schools throughout the country that will use mobile devices and digital textbooks in place of traditional textbooks this coming academic year.

A 1:1 mobile learning programme, Wriggle aims to transform the teaching and learning environment in schools by putting new technology and engaging content into the hands of every student. Wriggle has created a complete package to provide each school with everything they need to make the move to digital textbooks on mobile devices, catering for both students and teachers. Wriggle provides the technology; mobile devices; access to digital textbooks and interactive content; professional development for teachers; comprehensive support and expert advice on ICT planning for schools.

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