Available courses

Tá an cúrsa seo deartha chun cur chuige praiticiúil a thairiscint chun aire a thabhairt i saol gnóthach an lae inniu. Forbróidh sé scileanna a fhágann go mbeidh tiúchan níos airde agus leibhéil aird, strus laghdaithe agus níos mó feidhmíochta ag daltaí agus múinteoirí araon. Tairgeann an cúrsa réimse smaointe, coincheapa agus moltaí maidir le húsáid phraiticiúil sa seomra ranga chun teagasc an aire a éascú.

This course is aimed at teachers who would like to foster a deeper appreciation and understanding of the 5 strands of the Visual Arts curriculum, while cultivating their own inner artist. Packed full of inspiring ideas, we offer a wealth of sample lessons and techniques to awaken and nurture the budding artist.

On this course, we outline an effective system for managing student behaviour. We focus on promoting positive behaviour, and encourage students to be accountable by allowing them to design their own rules and expectations. We provide techniques and tips to prevent power struggles, maintain self-control, set goals, resolve conflict and maintain calmness and positivity. Stock up on your strategies this Summer to motivate your pupils to learn and succeed.

Participants on this course will learn about leadership, the qualities of a good leader and the importance of adopting and cultivating good leadership traits. They will also be guided to become the best leader that they can and learn the difference between managers and leaders, and how these differences determine the outcome of various exercises. Using the information gleaned from the five modules, the participants will use this knowledge to construct and develop a skills management portfolio and relay these to their colleagues and pupils.

Create your own blog from scratch even if you are not technically inclined. Learn the basics of Blogging with WordPress and how you can successfully create a blog in your school. Areas covered include multimedia content creation, including videos, audio & images. Learn about post creation, publishing content, class participation & a myriad of other ingredients that go into creating a successful educational blog.

In this introductory course to web design you will learn about the tools that will will enable your classroom to get online. You will learn about CMS’s, domain names, hosting, pages, posts, themes, plug-ins and a ton of other stuff to get you online. Key attention will be paid to how a class website can foster participation among students & faculty.

The course is designed to examine the significance of self-esteem, self-empowerment & resilience, and their application in the classroom.
It has been specially created to assist teachers in their personal and professional self-awareness and self-care. Key principles of SPHE will be identified and considered, focusing on the promotion of personal development, self-esteem, self-confidence and self-empowerment.

This course is designed to offer a practical approach to mindfulness in today’s busy world. It will develop skills that lead to higher concentration and attention levels, reduced stress and increased positivity for both pupils and teachers. The course offers a range of ideas, concepts and suggestions for practical use in the classroom to facilitate the teaching of mindfulness.