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RTÉ class swap

Really good documentary by rte following the three groups of students and teachers as they sample school life in Finland, Poland and Spain. Gives a really insight into the comparisons between the Irish educational system and that of it’s European … Continue reading

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Rte Radio 1 (CountryWide)

Was listening to the radio this morning around 8.30 and heard this story. St. Joseph’s School in Navan with the help of the HSE are against the construction of a new fast food outlet (KFC) been built right beside their … Continue reading

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Mentors not models

Just after reading this article by James Deegan & Teresa O’Doherty: http://dspace.mic.ul.ie/handle/10395/1874 A really good article that discusses the need for mentors for novice teacher throughout the country. It a means of not attempting to retain the teachers but to … Continue reading

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Failure equals success

We too often put ourselves down because of our failures. Our failures shouldn’t be seen as obstacles but as stepping stones to our ultimate success. Tell every pupils this. Let them learn from their failures so that they can be … Continue reading

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Truly Inspirational

No words can describe how great this video is so I won’t even try. You must watch this video now!!

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Interview Tips Ever asked a question in an interview and did not have a clue how to answer it.   Gradireland have done marvellous work here and have covered all possible questions that could be asked during a job interview. … Continue reading

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ICT in Classroom

ICT is now becoming a major tool in education worldwide. Integrating ICT into education systems can increase the quality of education and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of education delivery.   Pupils respond and find it easier to learn from ICT … Continue reading

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