Beidh ceardlann ar Theagasc na Léitheoireachta á reachtáil ag an PDST sna hIonaid Oideachais go luath. Léigh níos mó anseo: Léitheoireacht Workshops
Health Promoting Schools is hosting a lunchtime seminar for post-primary principals on 20th January 2015. After assessing needs articulated by schools, we are inviting staff from youth mental health services in the region to meet directly with school leadership to explain their service in more detail and clarify the referral routes that schools might take […]
PDST Phonological Awareness Workshop for Primary Teachers, Infants – 2nd Class. The purpose of this two hour workshop in Jan 2015 is to develop participants’ awareness of the importance of Phonological Awareness as a key component of early reading development.
The Holocaust Narrative An overview of the development of the Holocaust Before, During and after World War II Date: Thursday, 12 February 2015 Time: 09.00-13.00 Venue: Dublin West Education Centre This programme would appeal to teachers who may be thinking of teaching or developing a short course on WWII or exclusively on the Holocaust. The seminar […]
Please help put Ireland on the coding map globally On Thursday, 4 December 2014, our Taoiseach Enda Kenny, became the first Head of State in the world to take The Hour of Code – http://vimeo.com/113045517. Now we want to put Ireland on the coding map globally. To achieve this please sign up for The Hour of Code (www.code.org) during the week of December […]
PDST will facilitate a 2-hour mental maths workshop in all education centres in Term 1 2014. This follow-on workshop focuses on eliciting, supporting and extending children’s multiplication and division mental maths strategies.
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The underlying philosophy of Maths Eyes is that mathematics is everywhere. The omnipresence of mathematics provides glorious opportunities for human beings at all stages of their lives. The description of mathematics as a “most useful, fascinating and stimulating division of human knowledge” in the Primary School Curriculum 1999 is most appropriate. Children have the capacity […]
PDST is delighted to offer “The Writing Genre”, a workshop for primary teachers through the Dublin West Education Centre. This is a series of two 2-hour Workshops. The purpose of these workshops is to up-skill teachers in relation to the structured teaching of a variety of written genres.
Post-primary schools are invited to send a relevant staff member for training in the delivery of ‘MindOut’ Mental Health Promotion Programme. MindOut is a 12 session programme for groups of young people age 15+, focussing on coping and resilience skills. Training is free of charge It will take place at Dublin West Education Centre A […]