Wednesday, 14 May 2014

Questions (69)

Jonathan O'Brien

Question:

69. Deputy Jonathan O'Brien asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of school e-books sold to parents during each of the past four years. [21615/14]

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Written answers (Question to Education)

My Department does not collate statistics on the use of ebooks by schools. The use of ebooks is an operational matter for each Board of Management and my Department is not involved. The Professional Development Service for Teachers (Technology in Education) which promotes and supports the integration of ICT in teaching and learning in schools, is available to advise schools on the adoption of ebooks in schools.