A Digital Leader is a pupil who is part of a Digital Leaders Team within a school, whose role it is to support the use and to further the development of ICT in school.
The team is assembled upon application and interview, and meet regularly.
Pupils are then given training and support to develop specific areas of ICT expertise. These areas of expertise can be self determined, or may be a particular request for a specific item of hardware or software.
Once a pupil gains an area of expertise, staff may then request the use of the Digital Leader for a variety of different functions.
Typically, functions that may be performed by a Digital Leader could be: