Digital technology has rich potential to support education in Scotland’s schools in a wide variety of ways. Ensuring that digital technology is embedded in learning and teaching across the curriculum will also be key to ensuring that our children and young people are equipped with the essential digital skills they will need to flourish in the 21st century.
The strategy builds on important work delivered to date across Scotland to support digital learning and teaching. It summarises evidence from research and consultation about the impact of digital technology on important priorities for education in Scotland, and identifies key themes and proposed activities that the Scottish Government and its partners will focus on to help unlock the full potential of digital technology and support positive educational outcomes for all. Throughout, the strategy highlights that partnership working with key stakeholders will be at the heart of development and successful implementation.