June 18 2013 Latest news:
Lee-Ann Richards, Reporter
Monday, February 11, 2013
Youngsters showed off their IT skills at an exhibition.
The students from Pinewood School in Thistledene Avenue, Romford were invited to take part in the BETT 2013- the learning technology event at the Excel recently.
Teresa Buttress, deputy head, said “I was extremely proud to have taken these children to the BETT show; they were a real credit to the school.”
The event saw the students giving a demonstration to visitors on how information technology is used in the classroom.
The year six students gave the presentation using games consoles and 3D imaging programme Google SketchUp.
The exhibition allows visitors to discover practical guidance for improving and enhancing learning in schools, universities and businesses.
It was the second year that the school had been invited to take part in the event.