Exning Primary win cloud award from LGfL

The primary in Suffolk won the cloud transformation award for the 'new styles of teaching' unlocked by the development

Exning Primary School has won the cloud transformation award at the LGfL Digital Excellence Awards.

The school in Suffolk was commended by the judges for the transformation the cloud-based tools have had on formative assessments, pupil collaboration and working at home.

The school, which uses G Suite, has also successfully reduced teacher workload and improved live formative feedback.

It’s fantastic to see how our schools are using cloud-based software to infuse creativity in the classroom and reduce administrative tasks for teachers.
– John Jackson

It is the first time LGfL has presented the award which aims to recognize schools for creatively using cloud-based tools provided by LGfL’s ‘Let’s Get Digital’ subscription.

John Jackson, CEO at LGfL, said: “It’s fantastic to see how our schools are using cloud-based software to infuse creativity in the classroom and reduce administrative tasks for teachers. As the pressures on teachers continue to grow in the face of dwindling budgets, LGfL is committed to helping schools through providing the latest cutting-edge software at no extra cost to schools.”

Natasha Warren, deputy headteacher at Exning Primary, said: “We’re committed to providing our pupils and staff opportunities to benefit from the latest technological innovations because it makes us more effective teachers and helps our pupils achieve their full potential.”