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PLD Initiative

One of the components of the National Digital Literacy Programme (NDLP) is the introduction of the Personalised Digital Learning Programme (PDLP) for all secondary school students, whereby every secondary school student will own a school-prescribed Personal Learning Device (PLD).


Secondary 1 Student briefing on the PLD initiative is scheduled on Tuesday, 10 January 2023, 7.30am to 8.00am.

Parent briefing on the PLD Initiative is scheduled during the Secondary 1 Meet-the-Parents Session on Friday, 13 January 2023, 6.00pm to 7.30pm.

Click the links below to view the briefing slides. 


Parents play an important role in keeping their children safe online. The following resources are provided for parents to learn more about how to keep their children safe online.

procurement of pld

The Letter to Parents for PDLP Procurement was sent to parents/guardians of Secondary 1 students via Parents Gateway on 13 January 2023. A link to the PLD Procurement Form is also provided. Singpass login is required to access Parents Gateway and the form. Parents/Guardians without Singpass and are not onboard Parents Gateway will receive hardcopy letter and form.

To proceed with the purchase of your child’s/ward’s PLD, please fill in the PLD Procurement Form via the link by 20 January 2023. You will require your Singpass to access the form. Do ensure that you enter your child’s/ward’s details (Name, NRIC/FIN, School, Class) correctly. You will receive an email acknowledgement with a summary of your response. 

For parents who are provided with hardcopy form, please complete the form and submit to your child's/ward's class form teacher by 20 January 2022.