To agree to the disposal of devices provided by the Department of Education for disadvantaged and vulnerable children during the Covid pandemic. It is proposed that the devices be gifted to schools and care leavers as appropriate.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/07/2021
This decision will be taken under urgency procedures.
Reason for urgency:
Software licences and data allowance for routers expire in September and July 2021 respectively. There is need to notify schools of this decision prior to the summer school holidays.
Decision due: 6 Jul 2021 by Executive Member for Education, Learning & Skills
Lead member: Executive Member for Education, Learning & Skills
Lead director: Corporate Director Children and Young People's Services
Legal Services, Strategic Resources, Schools
ICT and Leaving Care Team