We have published our Summer Courses for 2015 on our website. For more information and to book a place please click here.
EXCITED 2015 - The Digital Learning Festival
Excited 2015 provides those who are passionate about education with a unique opportunity to challenge, share and engage with others on the future of Irish education. Join students, teachers, researchers, academics, ed-tech companies, industry and governmnet agencies in exploring the power of technology to transform teaching and learning.
Excited 2015 takes place May 21st - 23rd. For imore information see excited.ie
Go Wild in Kildare - Biodiversity Week 2015 16th- 24th May
Kildare Biodiversity Week 2015 will run from 16th-24th May. It has been organised to develop awareness of the importance of biodiversity and to better understand its value to local, national and international communities.
Biodiversity is about the variety of plant and animal species and the interaction between them. Humanity’s fate is tightly linked with biological diversity – the variety of life on earth.
Foclóir - Foras na Gaeilge's new English-Irish Dictionary, now works on mobile devices as well as desktop computers. The dictionary is completely free and also contains grammatical information and sound files. For more information click here.
Safer Internet Day 2015
Tuesday, February 10th was Safer Internet Day. Its purpose is to 2015 to promote a better internet for children. A new Primary Anti-Cyber Bullying Resource, which will help your school meet the education and prevention strategy requirements of the Anti-Bullying Procedures, was launched. Schools across the country are taking action to promote safer, more effective use of the internet by children. See their stories and visit the interactive map on the Safer Internet Day website.
Kildare Regional Concert - National Children's Choir
The National Children’s Choir / Cór Náisiúnta na n-Óg is a school-based choral experience for primary school children. In 2013 the first Kildare Regional Concerts were held. The second biennial concert of the National Children’s Choir (Kildare) will feature 500 Kildare primary school children performing a repertoire of 18 songs in City West Hotel on May 21st, 2015 at 8pm. For further information click here.