With schools set to reopen in September, albeit in a very different way, students may have to continue making use of technology for home learning.
If you're thinking of investing in some gadgets to help make the school year a bit easier, we have lots of recommendations.
Andy O'Donoghue joined us for Tech Tuesday with a selection of the best laptops, tablets and other back to school gadgets.
MacBook Air: €1229 for 256GB SSD, €1529 for 512GB SSD – both with 8GB RAM
HP Chromebook: €600 for 128GB
Surface Laptop 3: €1049
iPad: €399 for basic model with Apple's A10 chip and 32GB.
Samsung Galaxy S4: €609
Android Fire: €165 for 7, 8 and 10" versions
Solgaard Lifepack: €150
Prepd smart lunchbox: €65