A 4-Part course to learn how to deliver effective presentations to your desired audience by identifying internal and external barriers and TAKING CONTROL.  

Practice and apply learnings in an encouraging and constructive environment. 

Perfect for anyone looking to build competencies and confidence in the area of Public Speaking, Presenting and Influencing Others.

Course includes: -

  • An overview of Learning Styles
  • Communication Skills
  • Practical 'Live -Try and Feedback’ Sessions
  • 1-to-1 Coaching
  • Group Discussions
  • Supportive Environment

Dates: 4 consecutive Mondays: 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th September from 5pm-7pm

Event Date 09-09-2019 5:00 pm
Event End Date 30-09-2019 7:00 pm
Capacity 12
Registered 8
Cut off date 06-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

This workshop is designed to support NQTs to plan in a focused, effective and efficient manner. Requirements regarding planning, preparation and recording of progress are discussed and clarified. This workshop uses the guidelines for long term planning and short-term planning and provides examples of planning templates which can be used to support NQTs work over the year. Opportunities to discuss strategies and share ideas will be a central element of this workshop.

Date:  Mon 9th Sept 2019

Time:  7pm-9pm

Venue:  KILDARE EDUCATION CENTRE

Event Date 09-09-2019 7:00 pm
Event End Date 09-09-2019 9:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 2
Cut off date 08-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

This workshop is designed to provide NQTs with an opportunity to explore and reflect on some of the professional issues that may arise for NQTs as they begin their teaching career. Key aspects include the Teaching Council Code of Professional Conduct for Teachers, working with other adults in a professional setting, caring for the voice, an outline of probationary requirements (Primary), getting started with planning and maintaining a work/life balance.

Date:  Mon 9th Sept 2019

Time:  7pm-9pm

Venue:  KILDARE EDUCATION CENTRE

Event Date 09-09-2019 7:00 pm
Event End Date 09-09-2019 9:00 pm
Registration Start Date 05-07-2019
Capacity 30
Registered 2
Cut off date 08-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

RE. PRIMARY SCHOOL DEBATING FESTIVAL 2019-2020

Kildare Education Centre, in partnership with the Kildare County Library Service, is organising the 2019-20 Primary Schools' Debating Festival.  This will be run in collaboration with Concern Worldwide.

The Debating festival is aimed at senior classes (4th to 6th) or for children aged approx. 10-12yrs.

 For more detailed information, why not come along to our Information Evening:-

Date:     Monday 16th September 2019

Time:     4pm-5.30pm

Venue:  Kildare Education Centre

Event Date 16-09-2019 4:00 pm
Event End Date 16-09-2019 5:35 pm
Capacity 25
Registered 0
Cut off date 13-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

Notice for Post-Primary NQTs undertaking Droichead as a route of Induction:

Droichead is the sole route of Induction for NQTs with a contract of 200 or more hours in large Post-Primary schools with 400 or more students or in SEN settings.

NQTs who are engaging in the Droichead process must attend one 2-hour cluster meeting per term for the duration of their Droichead process.

Cluster Meetings may only be attended by NQTs who have applied for Droichead to the Teaching Council via the ‘My Registration’ portal on its website www.teachingcouncil.ie and received a confirmation email. The National Cluster Meeting Schedule will accompany the confirmation email and NQTs must register with the Education Centre to attend a cluster meeting.

All NQTs engaging in the Droichead process must attend Cluster Meeting 1 before attending Cluster Meeting 2 and/or 3.

At cluster meetings, NQTs will present Form D to be stamped by the facilitator as proof of attendance. Form D is available at www.teachingcouncil.ie. Please have this form with you on the night.

In addition to this, NQTs who are engaging in the Droichead process should also engage in one other professional learning activity. This may include attendance at an NIPT workshop which NQTs must register with the EC to attend.

Event Date 17-09-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 17-09-2019 8:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 2
Cut off date 16-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

Notice for Primary NQTs undertaking Droichead as a route of Induction:

From September 2017, Droichead is the sole route of Induction for NQTs in SEN settings.

From September 2018, Droichead is the sole route of Induction in large primary schools of 16 (or more) classroom teachers.

NQTs who are engaging in the Droichead process must attend one 2-hour cluster meeting per term for the duration of their Droichead process.

Cluster meetings may be attended only by NQTs who have applied for Droichead to The Teaching Council via ‘My Registration’ portal on its website (www.teachingcouncil.ie) and received a confirmation email.

The National Cluster Meeting Schedule will accompany the confirmation email and NQTs must register with the Education Centre to attend a cluster meeting.

All NQTs engaging in the Droichead process must attend Cluster Meeting 1 before attending Cluster 2 and/or 3.

At cluster meetings, NQTs will present Form D to be stamped by the facilitator as proof of attendance. Form D is available at www.teachingcouncil.iePlease have this form with you on the night.

In addition to cluster meetings, NQTs who are engaging in the Droichead process should also engage in one other professional learning activity. This may include attendance at an NIPT workshop which NQTs must register with the EC to attend.

Event Date 17-09-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 17-09-2019 8:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 0
Cut off date 16-09-2019 12:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

This workshop is designed to provide NQTs with an opportunity to explore and reflect on some of the professional issues that may arise for NQTs as they begin their teaching career. Key aspects include the Teaching Council Code of Professional Conduct for Teachers, working with other adults in a professional setting, caring for the voice, an outline of probationary requirements (Primary), getting started with planning and maintaining a work/life balance.

Date:  Mon 23rd Sept 2019

Time:  7pm-9pm

Venue:  KILDARE EDUCATION CENTRE

Event Date 23-09-2019 7:00 pm
Event End Date 23-09-2019 9:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 1
Cut off date 22-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

This workshop is designed to assist NQTs to plan in a focused, effective and efficient manner. School Self-Evaluation is discussed and the implications for the planning process are explored. Requirements regarding planning, preparation and recording of progress are presented. This workshop provides examples of planning templates that can be used to support NQTs’ work over the year. Opportunities to discuss and share strategies and ideas will be a central element of this workshop.

Date:     Monday 23rd Sept 2019

Time:    7pm-9pm

Venue:  Kildare Education Centre

Event Date 23-09-2019 7:00 pm
Event End Date 23-09-2019 9:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 3
Cut off date 22-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

Notice for Primary NQTs undertaking Droichead as a route of Induction:

From September 2017, Droichead is the sole route of Induction for NQTs in SEN settings.

From September 2018, Droichead is the sole route of Induction in large primary schools of 16 (or more) classroom teachers.

NQTs who are engaging in the Droichead process must attend one 2-hour cluster meeting per term for the duration of their Droichead process.

Cluster meetings may be attended only by NQTs who have applied for Droichead to The Teaching Council via ‘My Registration’ portal on its website (www.teachingcouncil.ie) and received a confirmation email.

The National Cluster Meeting Schedule will accompany the confirmation email and NQTs must register with the Education Centre to attend a cluster meeting.

All NQTs engaging in the Droichead process must attend Cluster Meeting 1 before attending Cluster 2 and/or 3.

At cluster meetings, NQTs will present Form D to be stamped by the facilitator as proof of attendance. Form D is available at www.teachingcouncil.iePlease have this form with you on the night.

In addition to cluster meetings, NQTs who are engaging in the Droichead process should also engage in one other professional learning activity. This may include attendance at an NIPT workshop which NQTs must register with the EC to attend.

Event Date 24-09-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 24-09-2019 8:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 0
Cut off date 23-09-2019 12:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

 Facilitator:  Breda Kyne

With a firm grounding in Neuroscience, MindUP™ uses mindful awareness and positive psychology as a catalyst for social-emotional learning. This whole school programme not only teaches children the science behind their brains but also provides techniques for self-calming, inter-personal connections and empathy. 

MindUP™, an evidence-based curriculum for ages 4 to 13 years, provides children with the tools to help them understand and manage their emotions and behaviours; reduce stress and anxiety; sharpen concentration; build confidence; increase empathy; and improve academic performance in school. 

It is the flagship programme of The Goldie Hawn Foundation. Since coming to Ireland in 2016 over 500 staff in 34 primary schools have been trained in the MindUP™ programme touching the lives of over 7000 primary school children. MindUP™ is easily embedded into daily routines at school and promotes an optimistic class where children can succeed and thrive.

The Main objective of the information session is to introduce you to the programme, its benefits and the training model available in Ireland.

Max of  2 attendees per school. 

Event Date 26-09-2019 4:00 pm
Event End Date 26-09-2019 6:00 pm
Registration Start Date 21-08-2019
Capacity 25
Registered 1
Cut off date 24-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

This workshop provides NQTs with an opportunity to reflect on the concept of an effective teaching and learning environment. The following topics are explored in this context: positive relationships, the social and learning environment, effective classroom organisation, a systematic approach to responding to behaviour, and teacher attitudes and behaviours. Opportunities to discuss strategies and share ideas will be a central element of this workshop.

Date:    Mon 30th Sept 2019

Time:   7pm-9pm

Venue: KILDARE EDUCATION CENTRE

Event Date 30-09-2019 7:00 pm
Event End Date 30-09-2019 9:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 0
Cut off date 29-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

This workshop builds on the learning at ITE in exploring the additional needs that can be experienced by some students in the area of behaviour management. It will aim to give NQTs an understanding of a range of behaviour management strategies suitable for managing individual and group behaviour. The Guidelines on Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties: A Continuum of Support (NEPS2010) is used as a key reference for this workshop. Support materials and resources from DES support services are explored, such as NBSS. There are additional online extension materials if the NQT would like to investigate elements of classroom management.

Date:      Mon 30th Sept 2019

Time:     7pm-9pm

Venue:   KILDARE EDUCATION CENTRE

Event Date 30-09-2019 7:00 pm
Event End Date 30-09-2019 9:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 5
Cut off date 29-09-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

Active School Flag – "Find out More Meeting for Primary Schools"

Join Us
The purpose of the meeting is to explain the ASF process, the benefits, the challenges and the structure of the application process. A co-ordinator from a local school which has recently achieved the ASF will be invited to attend to share their ASF experience.
Who is it for?
While all are welcome to attend, this information meeting is designed for:

NEW schools working towards their first ASF

NEW co-ordinators leading the process in a renewal school.

Resources:

All schools in attendance will receive an ASF information booklet

All bookings must be made via www.activeschoolflag.ie

Event Date 01-10-2019 4:00 pm
Event End Date 01-10-2019 6:00 pm
Capacity 25
Cut off date 01-10-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre

 Middletown Centre for Autism

 Presents 

Key Topics: Autism and the Post Primary School

 Joint Training Event in 

KILDARE EDUCATION CENTRE 

Friary Road, Kildare Town, Co. Kildare R51 KN66

Saturday 7th December 2019

 This is a 3-Session Event: 

10.00am – 12 noon

 Autism, Relationships and Sexuality Education Training including Life Skills 

12.30pm – 2.30pm 

Autism, Behaviour and Sensory Issues

2.45pm – 4.45pm

 Autism and Anxiety Management 

 (PLEASE NOTE THAT ATTENDANCE TO ALL THREE EVENTS IS NOT COMPULSORY)

For more information or to book a place on this training event please visit: 

 www.middletownautism.com 

(alternatively click on this link to bring you directly to the booking in page: )https://www.middletownautism.com/training/joint?fromDate=07%2F12%2F2019&toDate=&course=&state=1&county=

 

 

Event Date 07-12-2019 10:00 am
Event End Date 07-12-2019 4:45 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Cut off date 04-12-2019
Individual Price Free
Location Kildare Education Centre
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