The Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) is continuing its professional development programme for the Primary Language Curriculum/Curaclam Teanga na Bunscoile.
Looking for practical classrooms strategies to teach and assess reading fluency? Would you like to improve the standard of reading fluency in your school?
In November 2015 cluster meetings took place in Education Centres to support management and teachers involved in the report and SIP design for the SSE process: Improving Numeracy in your school. PDST will be facilitating meetings again in April and May.
The Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) is continuing its professional development programme for the Revised Assessment Framework for Leaving Certificate Art. This change to the assessment process with Leaving Certificate Art has already been communicated to your school by the Department of Education and Skills (See circular letter 0035/2015). This new assessment process will […]
Litríocht na hArdteiste Ceardlann Iar-bhunscoile Beidh ceardlanna ar Litríocht a hArdteiste á reachtáil ag an PDST sna hIonaid Oideachais go luath. Faoi dheireadh na ceardlainne seo, beidh tuiscint níos fearr agat: ar chúrsa litríochta na hArdteistiméireachta ar dhea-chleachtas maidir le múineadh na litríochta ar mhodhanna spreagúla chun tabhairt faoin litríocht sa rang Gaeilge ar chur chuige ar mhaithe […]
The Professional Development Service for Teachers are delighted to announce their second National Primary Literacy Conference presented by the PDST Literacy Team.
These meetings are facilitated by PDST literacy advisors in your local education centre.
Promoting and Supporting the Integration of ICT in Education ICT Courses Spring 2016 Below current ICT courses on offer for Primary and Post Primary Teachers To download application form, click on application form link below ICT Participant Application form Spring 2016 – ICT Participant Application form Spring 2016 An Introduction to Scratch Programming […]
The class tutor is an integral part of pastoral care structures in post primary schools. Teachers volunteer for the role, yet they receive little or no training. The Role of the Tutor workshop will explore the role of pastoral care and the tutor in post primary schools. Teachers will share experience and practice, participate in activities […]
A 2 ½ hour workshop entitled “Quarrelling with Reality” for post-primary English teachers will be held in local education centres during February and March 2016.