Primary School ICT Checklist
Use our handy but consise checklist to evaluate the condition of your current IT setup and also identify the areas that need attention
- Do you have Disaster Recovery and offsite backup (unlimited)?
- Do you have unlimited version control (on software)?
- Do you have a government approved remote access solution?
- Do you have a reliable wireless system?
- Do you have effective printer management?
- Do you have a capable AV system in the hall?
- Do you have current strategic planning for ICT linked to the school's aims?
- Do you have access to the latest technology and advice?
- Do you have a VOIP telephone system?
- Does your school have an ICT club?
- Is your school utilising virtual technology to streamline its costs?
- Are you in a consortium that helps keep your costs down for hardware, software and licencing purchases?
- Do you good data security? How do you know?
- Have you considered getting your school ICT Kitemarked?
- Do you get an engineer provided for your Ofsted visits?
- Do you have a reliable network infrastructure?
- Have you got a tablet or portable solution?
- Are you aware of the expiration of the Microsoft products?
- Are you aware of the cost saving licensing Microsoft is now offering?
- Do you have a strategic ICT plan for the next year, two years, and three years?
- Do you get regular strategic meetings with the management of your ICT contractor?
- Is your current ICT engineer approachable and technically able?
- Do you get regular updates from your ICT contractor or engineer?
- Does your school have an up to date and user friendly website?
- Does your school have Q&A teaching inset days?
- Does your ICT support focus on curriculum, not just tech?
- Is your current ICT contractor just plugging holes and putting band aids on things rather than pushing your school forward?
- Do you even know what is happening in your school as far as ICT is concerned?
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