provides every student and teacher access to his or her own laptop computer in
a wireless environment allowing students to learn at their own pace and ability
initiatives have gained momentum worldwide and are increasingly seen as a key
to transforming education and better preparing students to succeed in a global
was set up by the Government to assist schools in achieving a one-to-one
computer to student ratio. The aim of the fund was to enable schools to achieve
this ratio in Years 9 to 12.
All students at Mt Maria Petrie in Years 7 to 12 have their own
MacBook Air laptops, and access to Windows in our innovations lab. By the time
they leave us they will be proficient in both Mac and Windows platforms.