Burton upon Trent is a lively town in Staffordshire with a population of around 60,000. It is close to Lichfield, Derby and Tamworth and has excellent transport links. Burton has long associations with the brewing industry. You can find out more by clicking on some of the links below:
All teaching staff at The de Ferrers Academy are provided with a staff laptop, iPad and training in the effective use of learning technologies. Many support staff are also now provided with an iPad and access to a range of online tools.
The Academy has a fully 1:1 iPad programme with all Year 10 - Year 13 students and is also an Apple Regional Training Centre. There is an extensive offer of both internal and external CPD and staff development opportunities available.