Llywodraeth Cymru
Welsh Government


Digital Learning for Wales


National Digital Learning Event


The annual National Digital Learning Event is aimed at teachers and those working in education in Wales, with a view to sharing good practice and expertise in digital learning.

National Digital Learning Event 2018

Where and when

The event was held on Wednesday 20 June 2018 at the Exhibition Hall, Celtic Manor, Newport.


'Sharing digital practices to support an evolving curriculum'.

National Digital Learning Council's Pupil Award

Kirsty Williams AM, Cabinet Secretary for Education, opened the event and announced the winner of the National Digital Learning Council’s Pupil Award.

The winner of this year’s award was Usk Church in Wales Primary School with their project ‘Keeping It Fresh - an app to reduce food waste’. View a video about the project below.

The following applications were commended by the judges.

  • Ysgol Bro Banw - The Better Balance Group Promoting a Better Screen Balance for Children and Parents.
  • St Joseph's Cathedral Primary School Tech Team.

Digital Marketplace

Following stakeholder feedback, this year’s event focused on the ‘Digital Marketplace’ which showcased innovative examples of how digital practices are being developed in schools across Wales. Practitioners from across the Welsh education sector provided practical insights into how they are approaching the implementation of the Digital Competence Framework as part of the wider curriculum reform programme in Wales.

We’ll be adding some resources from the ‘Digital Marketplace’ to this page soon.