Tagoat NS teaches with tablets 

St Mary's National School in Tagoat has bought 17 new tablets and a charging trolley to ensure its pupils have the IT skills they need when they progress into secondary school. The IT equipment costing €5,500 was part funded by the department of education with the other half of the funds raised through the dedication of some 70 families that support the small school of 105 pupils. Principal of the school for six years and herself a former pupil Fiona Whelan said she was delighted to be able to give the children attending the disadvantaged rural school every...

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