As an accredited Apple Regional Training Centre, St. Ninian's offers Island educators the opportunity to learn how Apple technology can make a difference to teaching and learning in the classroom.

We are one of only 79 such centres throughout Britain and Ireland and are part of a group of just 200 educators trained to share best practice in this area. To find out more please visit the Apple Teacher Website.

2021 - 2022 Programme

Session 1
Wednesday 3rd November 2021
16:15 -17:45:
Making movies with green screen

In this session we will look at using the Green Screen feature in iMovie. We will look at innovative yet simple ways to use Green screen which can help bring learning to life for students. Cost: Free

Session 2
Wednesday 5th January 2022
Low stakes testing with iPad (virtual session)

In this session we will look at the power of Low stakes testing apps in the classroom. We will look at how apps like Kahoot, Socrative, Blooket and Quizlet can engage and support our students’ learning. We’ll also look at how we can make our own low stakes testing quizzes and templates in Keynote Cost: Free (virtual session)

Session 3
Wednesday 2nd March 2022
Making art with iPad (virtual session)

In this session we will get creative by making simple self portraits and create our own hand drawn GIFs on the iPad Cost: Free (virtual session)

Session 4
Wednesday 11th May 2022
Making podcasts with GarageBand

In this session we will look at the power of GarageBand. We'll get hands on and learn how to make simple musical introductions and create voice over recordings in GarageBand and learn how to unleash the power of the spoken word as a tool for learning. Cost: Free

Should you wish to sign up for any of the above courses or wish to seek any more information about this exciting addition to our school, please contact our Digital Co-ordinator, Rachel Smith at