Tommy Lawson

Schools Technology Advisor

I work for part of the week on the Data Driven Innovation project and the rest as an Education Officer (Digital Learning) in Midlothian Council. My specialist areas are around empowering learners through digital solutions with operational experience of secondary school management, school design and build (23), inspiring learning spaces and technology, assistive technology, safer internet, school filtering and safeguarding.


Twitter: @_tommylawson

Or write/visit here:
Room 4.19, St John's Land
The Moray House School of Education
The University of Edinburgh
Holyrood Road
Edinburgh EH8 8AQ


Research Interests 
mobile learning
Data and computing science as a force for good
Emergent Literacy in youngsters with Rett Syndrome
The Data Rich School
School network design to empower learning and teaching


Developing a data education curriculum for Scottish schools.