The Education Race7th November, 7:30pm RTÉ One.
As part of David Puttnam's campaign for reform in education, this episode examines the take-up and usage of technology in Ireland's schools. Can Ireland keep up?Watch on RTÉ Player
In this episode...
It is estimated that, by 2025, four out of five Irish jobs will require workers to have a full set of digital skills. In order to be ready for that, it is vital that the use of technology becomes central to the education system in Ireland, if we are to keep up and compete in the future world jobs market. In this episode, David Puttnam meets with teachers and students around the country to find out how our education system is faring.
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