Become a Digital School of Distinction

Digital Schools of Distinction is a flagship programme which aims to promote, recognise and encourage excellence in the use of technology in primary schools. 

Department of Education and SkillsSchools that successfully complete the 3 step programme will receive a nationally recognised Digital School of Distinction Award, accredited by the Dept. of Education.  Digital Schools of Distinction will also receive free ongoing practical support and resources as part of the community of digital schools in Ireland.

Start by registering your school today and join the fast growing community of Digital Schools of Distinction around Ireland.

Step 1: Register Your School

Step 2: Self-Evaluation

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# schools awarded Digital Schools of Distinction status so far in the Republic of Ireland
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