The Department for Education and Employment (DfEE) is developing a web site
for parents, according to Kable, the leading independent authority on
public service IT. The service is expected to go online later this autumn.
It’s another step in using technology to ease the path of children through
New technology is also being used to promote more efficient transfer of
records between schools and to improve liaison between teachers.
In some cases, it is also being used to enhance learning, such as when
specialist subject teachers from the secondary school provide lessons for
primary pupils using video-conferencing.