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Recently this April, the publication of The Rose Report led by Sir Jim Rose, former director of inspection for Ofsted, concluded that Information Communication Technology should be placed at the forefront of the United Kingdom primary school curriculum. It has been proposed that communication technology should be placed on the same pedestal of the main pillars of education, numeracy and literacy. Currently statistics state that only twenty five to thirty percent of primary children can use information technology well. In the new dawn of a rapidly digitised age in information, a focus on modernised learning is paramount. The report argues that the subject should be taught discretely and be eased into or used in conjunction with a variety of subjects across the curriculum by the end of Key Stage Two. The wide scale dissemination of information within a timeless cyber capsule means that young students will need to know how […]

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