She pointed out that the teacher who has taken over that age-group "knows nothing about computers", which might explain the lack of interest.
It made me realise that it is a huge problem in Irish education if kid's access to knowledge is dependent on a teacher's personal interest in technology.
Absolute comfort with using interactive white boards, laptops and the internet should be core to ongoing teacher-training. This isn't a criticism of teachers, the system is just broken.
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