Algester State School is pleased to announce that it has been recognised as an Apple Distinguished School for 2019–2022 for its work in digital pedagogies. Apple Distinguished Schools are centres of innovation, leadership, and educational excellence that use Apple products to inspire creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking. They showcase innovative uses of technology in learning, teaching, and the school environment and have documented results of academic accomplishment.
We are absolutely delighted with this announcement and it is recognition of the hard work of our wonderful staff and the strong community support of our bring your own device program.
The selection of Algester State School as an Apple Distinguished School highlights our success as an innovative and compelling learning environment that engages students and provides tangible evidence of academic accomplishment.
We have joined the Apple Family of 3 Distinguished Schools in Brisbane, 10 Schools in Queensland and 370 schools across 34 countries in the world. There is tremendous satisfaction knowing that our work will now be shared globally within this community. The work we do here at Algester is impacting schools and students across the world!
Congratulations to the all the staff and community of Algester for this lovely recognition of our school. I am very proud of you all. This announcement validates the excellence in education by your local state school.
Mr Colin Torr