Wimbish Primary Academy has invested in iPads for every pupil in a bid to boost classroom learning.

The investment will see all pupils at the school have access to an iPad, pencil and keyboard.

Nichola Pickford, executive headteacher, said: "We are thrilled to embrace this new era of learning.

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"This investment aligns with our commitment to providing an enriching, aspirational learning environment for our pupils, helping to prepare them as confident citizens in a technology-advancing world.


"It was wonderful to see the delight on pupils’ faces when the iPads were revealed."

Wimbish Primary Academy joined multi-academy trust Anglian Learning in September 2023.

Rachael Johnston, director of primary education at Anglian Learning, said: "I look forward to seeing how these resources are utilised within the classroom, alongside effective teaching."