You may have heard about the Department for Education’s programme of support in offering students’ data upgrades from mobile providers to increase connectivity to online and remote learning
opportunities. This is open to students and families who meet the following criteria;
• do not have fixed broadband at home
• cannot afford additional data for their devices
• are experiencing disruption to their face-to-face education and whom have an account with the following providers;
• Virgin Mobile
• Tesco Mobile
• Sky Mobile
In order to provide this to you we need to collect some information from you regarding your mobile provider and also mobile numbers for the accounts that the data should be provided for. This can be either your child’s or your mobile phone. If you have more than one child please register each child’s
The link to the information page and form can be found here.
Shireland Collegiate Academy Trust, which runs all our schools, are administering this process for us. The form needs to be completed and submitted by Wednesday 13th January.
Mr D Irish