At Beckenham Te Kura o Pūroto, students are provided with access to a wide array of digital technologies and e-Learning opportunities to enhance their learning. Years 5 to 8 students are welcome and encouraged to bring their own devices to school to aid their learning.
E-learning enables accessible, relevant, and high-quality learning opportunities that improve student engagement and achievement. It involves using technologies effectively across the curriculum to connect schools and communities so that every student is better able to achieve their full potential.
E-Learning enables students to:
- make connections by entering and exploring new learning environments.
- overcome barriers of distance and time by enabling them to join or create communities of learners that extend well beyond the classroom.
- assist in the creation of supportive learning environments by offering resources that take account of individual, cultural, or developmental differences.
- enhance opportunities to learn by offering them virtual experiences and tools that save them time, allowing them to take their learning further.