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EXCITED Festival of Learning

EXCITED Festival of Learning 2

May 30th and 31st will see another ICT in Education conference take place. This one is being promoted by Ciaran Cannon and is being held in Dublin Castle. The idea behind the festival is to get people in education together … Read on...

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#ICTedu – ICT in Education Conference

#ICTedu – ICT in Education Conference 7

The 10th ICT in Education Conference took place in the LIT campus in Thurles, Co. Tipperary yesterday. This is an event I’ve missed for the last couple of years due to clashes with other education events so I was delighted … Read on...

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ICT in Education Conference

ICT in Education Conference 6

The ICT in Education Conference takes place this coming weekend on 10th May in Thurles with the theme, “Global Voices.” I’ll be giving a small talk on teeny ways in which classrooms can connect to the world using various technology … Read on...

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INTO Congress: How should teachers behave?

INTO Congress: How should teachers behave? 4

Teachers are professionals in the same way doctors and lawyers are. Society expects professionals to act in certain ways. For example, we might find it unnerving to see a doctor outside his surgery smoking on his tea break. In fact, … Read on...

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ESAI Conference 2014

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I attended the Educational Studies Association of Ireland (ESAI) conference for the first time last week. The conference brings together educators and researchers from all over Ireland to present papers on educational research. The theme of the conference was a … Read on...

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CESI Conference 2014-Sparking my imagination 12

Conferences tend to have themes and sometimes the talks and speakers come under the theme but this year CESI Conference actually made the theme come alive in me!

I have attended the CESI conference for over ten years now and … Read on...

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CESI Conference 2014

CESI Conference 2014 0

The annual conference of the Computers in Education Society of Ireland will take place in Galway on February 28th and March 1st, 2014. The theme for this year’s conference is Spark the Imagination. The CESI conference is a … Read on...

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IPPN Conference 2014: Day 1

IPPN Conference 2014: Day 1 12

This year the BETT conference in London and the IPPN conference clashed. There was no contest for me as the IPPN conference is one of my favourite events of the calendar year where over 1,000 primary school principals gather together … Read on...

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Reflections on a WSE: Inspector Notice and Social Media

Reflections on a WSE: Inspector Notice and Social Media 2

Today the phone call arrived and I got to speak to the inspector who will be visiting my school in a couple of weeks time. The school will be having the pleasure of the company of two inspectors and the … Read on...

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CESI Keynote Speakers 5

Here are two videos well worth watching if you didn’t get to CESI’s 40th anniversary conference. In fact, even if you did get to the conference and saw these speakers, it’s well worth watching the videos below again. Both Dan … Read on...

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