To provide funding to Independent Public Schools (IPS) who choose to opt out of the direct supply approach under the Computers for Teachers (CFT) program and receive a cash appropriation to manage the program within the school.
Independent Public Schools
Where a school opts out, they remain outside of the CFT Program for 4 years. They may choose to opt back in at the end of their 4 years.
Funding is calculated as follows:
Number of eligible staff x (contract cost of the base model laptop or the actual cost of the laptop purchased by the school [whichever is less]).
During month of
Proportion of allocation paid
In line with the monthly payments
|Data required||Data source|
e.g. OneSchool / CS / Spreadsheet (name and location)
e.g. which census / as required / month
|No. of eligible staff at time of opting out||TSS Payroll data||At time of opting out|
|Price of CFT base model for the current financial year (FY) tender||CFT tender for current FY||At time of opting out|
|Price of laptop school has requested from vendor (proof of purchase is required)||School purchase order / vendor invoice||At time of purchase / opting out|
To participate in the program, schools should:
Computers for Teachers
Education Systems Engagement
Telephone: (07) 3328 6681
This page was last reviewed on 24 May 2018 at 02:36PM