Last year, the PDST offered full day seminars in Physical Literacy through Fundamental Movement Skills, focusing in particular on locomotor skills. The PDST are delighted to announce that the second phase of this professional development in Physical Literacy will be taking place from April to June 2018.
This seminar capitalises on the natural opportunities for integration between Measures in the primary maths curriculum and the wider STEM objectives.
Some places are still available on the Primary PDST seminar Team Teaching for Literacy; the Next Steps on Wednesday 14th March 2018 in the Dublin West Education Centre, 9.30am – 3.30pm. This is a repeat of the three Team-Teaching for Literacy seminars which took place in DWEC in January & February. Interested schools are invited to nominate […]
The PDST are delighted to announce their upcoming Conference: Growing STEM Pupils. Dr Gerry Shiel, ERC, will open the day with an intriguing key note speech on how teachers begin Building on evidence to develop integrated approaches to teaching STEM. Teachers will then choose 3 from a menu 6 action packed, exciting and innovative workshops.
Due to current adverse weather conditions the Centre will be closed today Wednesday 28th February. Given national weather warnings check our website for regular updates over the coming days.
PDST have cancelled the Primary Team-Teaching for Literacy seminar that was due to take place in Dublin West Education Centre on Wednesday 28th February 2018.
The 2018 annual conference of the Computers in Education Society of Ireland (CESI) will now take place on 10th March 2018 at the DCU St. Patrick’s Campus, Dublin. The theme for this year’s conference is “Shaping Tomorrow Today”. For more information and to book your place please click here – CESI Con 2018 Poster 10th
This training will take place in the Dublin West Education Centre on Saturday, 24 February 2018. Please click here for further details – Spring 2018 ICT courses
New NQT Workshop (Primary) Individual Education Planning for Pupils with Special Educational Needs (Primary) – click here for details: http://www.dwec.ie/nipt-induction-programme-for-teachers/
The application process for Reading Recovery Programme for school year 18/19 is now open on the PDST website www.pdst.ie or click on this link http://www.pdst.ie/ReadingRecoveryTraining