Kildare Education Centre - Ionad Oideachas Cill Dara

Primary

Seminar Date:  Tuesday 20th November 2018

Please note: This seminar day is for Primary principals and one other nominated teacher

The purpose of this seminar is to support and inform school leaders and digital learning teams in applying the new Digital Learning Framework to embed digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment.

 The seminar will:

•    empower and enable school leaders and digital learning teams to effectively embed the use of digital technologies in schools, emphasising a constructivist pedagogical orientation.

•   explore, through the use of the six step process and the sharing of good practice, how the DLF can support the embedding of digital technologies in the school context.

•   raise awareness of the supports PDST and PDST Technology in Education can offer in embedding digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment

 *** To access resources and partake in activities, participants are being asked to please bring a laptop only. ***

We are no longer accepting bookings for this course

Course date: 20-11-2018 9:30 am
Course End Date: 20-11-2018 3:30 pm
Cut off date: 16-11-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: 26
Registered: 24
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

RE. PRIMARY SCHOOL DEBATING FESTIVAL

Kildare Education Centre, in partnership with the Kildare County Library Service, is organising the 2018-19 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 / Time:      Tues 20th November 2018 (4pm-6pm)

Venue:   Kildare Education Centre

 

Course date: 20-11-2018 4:00 pm
Course End Date: 20-11-2018 6:00 pm
Cut off date: 20-11-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: 25
Registered: 4
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

PDST Workshops for Infant Teachers:  Play-based Mathematics (2 Part Workshop)

Meet Mathy. Throughout these two workshops Mathy will offer practical approaches to planning and assessing play-based learning in Maths. The workshops are suitable for teachers new to Aistear and also for those with Aistear experience, as they look at play through a mathematical lens. Participants will learn practical suggestions for developing maths language, how to plan playful lessons, and activities for teacher-led and child-led play.

A limit of 4 teachers per school can attend.

The workshops will take place in Kildare Education Centre on Tuesday 20th & Tuesday 27th November from 4.00pm – 6.00pm   

On-line registration required via the PDST website:  www.pdst.ie/onlinebooking

  

Course date: 20-11-2018 4:00 pm
Course End Date: 27-11-2018 6:00 pm
Capacity: 24
Registered: 0
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

The Wonder of Words – Effective Vocabulary Development

Through the lens of the Primary Language Curriculum, explore effective practice which immerses children in a
word-rich emotional and intellectual environment to foster and celebrate rich word usage. Explore a process
through picture books which supports the collaborative discussion of which words to teach, how to teach
individual words, maintain new words and create a culture which nurtures a curiosity and wonder about
words.

This workshop is taking place in Kildare Education Centre on Wed 21st November 2018 from 4pm-6pm.

For a full listing of alternative venues and dates, please click here

On-Line registration required via the PDST websitewww.pdst.ie/onlinebooking

 

Course date: 21-11-2018 4:00 pm
Course End Date: 21-11-2018 6:00 pm
Capacity: 25
Registered: 0
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Seminar Date:  Thursday 22nd November 2018

 Please note: This seminar day is for Primary principals and one other nominated teacher

 The purpose of this seminar is to support and inform school leaders and digital learning teams in applying the new Digital Learning Framework to embed digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment.

 The seminar will:

•    empower and enable school leaders and digital learning teams to effectively embed the use of digital technologies in schools, emphasising a constructivist pedagogical orientation.

•   explore, through the use of the six step process and the sharing of good practice, how the DLF can support the embedding of digital technologies in the school context.

•   raise awareness of the supports PDST and PDST Technology in Education can offer in embedding digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment

*** To access resources and partake in activities, participants are being asked to please bring a laptop only. ***

Course date: 22-11-2018 9:30 am
Course End Date: 22-11-2018 3:30 pm
Cut off date: 20-11-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: 26
Registered: 6
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Computers in Education Society of Ireland

The Computers in Education Society of Ireland (CESI) is the teacher professional network for any teacher with an interest in the potential of technology to enhance the teaching and learning experience for all involved in education. CESI•CS focuses on computing.

In 2017 CESI welcomed the announcement of the intended introduction of Computer Science as a Leaving Certificate Subject. Members are also involved in the Junior Cycle Short Course in Coding, some are developing Computational Thinking in Primary and there is representation from third level too.

Following the successful application to Google for sponsorship for 2018-2019, CESI is expanding the number of meetings and is developing ways to sustain the community through local efforts.

Why should you come to a meeting?

The meetings will give you a chance to address personal needs, build relationships with other local stakeholders and discuss issues relating to the development and practice of computing in education.

We will workshop activities to develop personal knowledge of computing and computational thinking.

 

Course date: 22-11-2018 7:00 pm
Course End Date: 22-11-2018 9:00 pm
Cut off date: 21-11-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: Unlimited
Registered: 2
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Seminar Date:  Tuesday 27th November 2018

Please note: This seminar day is for Primary principals and one other nominated teacher

The purpose of this seminar is to support and inform school leaders and digital learning teams in applying the new Digital Learning Framework to embed digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment.

 The seminar will:

•    empower and enable school leaders and digital learning teams to effectively embed the use of digital technologies in schools, emphasising a constructivist pedagogical orientation.

•   explore, through the use of the six step process and the sharing of good practice, how the DLF can support the embedding of digital technologies in the school context.

•   raise awareness of the supports PDST and PDST Technology in Education can offer in embedding digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment

*** To access resources and partake in activities, participants are being asked to please bring a laptop only. ***

Course date: 27-11-2018 9:30 am
Course End Date: 27-11-2018 3:30 pm
Cut off date: 23-11-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: 26
Registered: 16
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Seminar Date:  Wednesday 28th November 2018

Please note: This seminar day is for Primary principals and one other nominated teacher

The purpose of this seminar is to support and inform school leaders and digital learning teams in applying the new Digital Learning Framework to embed digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment.

 The seminar will:

•   empower and enable school leaders and digital learning teams to effectively embed the use of digital technologies in schools, emphasising a constructivist pedagogical orientation.

•   explore, through the use of the six step process and the sharing of good practice, how the DLF can support the embedding of digital technologies in the school context.

•   raise awareness of the supports PDST and PDST Technology in Education can offer in embedding digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment

 *** To access resources and partake in activities, participants are being asked to please bring a laptop only. ***

Course date: 28-11-2018 9:30 am
Course End Date: 28-11-2018 3:30 pm
Cut off date: 23-11-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: 26
Registered: 13
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Seminar Date:  Wednesday 5th December 2018

Please note: This seminar day is for Primary principals and one other nominated teacher

 The purpose of this seminar is to support and inform school leaders and digital learning teams in applying the new Digital Learning Framework to embed digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment.

 The seminar will:

•   empower and enable school leaders and digital learning teams to effectively embed the use of digital technologies in schools, emphasising a constructivist pedagogical orientation.

•   explore, through the use of the six step process and the sharing of good practice, how the DLF can support the embedding of digital technologies in the school context.

•   raise awareness of the supports PDST and PDST Technology in Education can offer in embedding digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment

*** To access resources and partake in activities, participants are being asked to please bring a laptop only. ***

Course date: 05-12-2018 9:30 am
Course End Date: 05-12-2018 3:30 pm
Cut off date: 03-12-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: 26
Registered: 19
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Date / Time:  Wed 5th December from 7pm-9pm

Facilitator:  Sinéad Nooney


The teachers will be enabled to get some new ideas for Christmas themed Visual Arts lessons.
Touching on the strands of Paint and Colour and Fabric and Fibre and integrating with language and literacy, this hands on workshop will help the primary teacher to gain some new ideas that are practical and easy.

We are no longer accepting bookings for this course

Course date: 05-12-2018 7:00 pm
Course End Date: 05-12-2018 9:00 pm
Cut off date: 05-12-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: 25
Registered: 25
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Seminar Date:  Monday 10th December 2018

Please note: This seminar day is for Primary principals and one other nominated teacher

 The purpose of this seminar is to support and inform school leaders and digital learning teams in applying the new Digital Learning Framework to embed digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment.

 The seminar will:

•   empower and enable school leaders and digital learning teams to effectively embed the use of digital technologies in schools, emphasising a constructivist pedagogical orientation.

•   explore, through the use of the six step process and the sharing of good practice, how the DLF can support the embedding of digital technologies in the school context.

•   raise awareness of the supports PDST and PDST Technology in Education can offer in embedding digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment

*** To access resources and partake in activities, participants are being asked to please bring a laptop only. ***

Course date: 10-12-2018 9:30 am
Course End Date: 10-12-2018 3:30 pm
Cut off date: 07-12-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: 26
Registered: 5
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Seminar Date:  Wednesday 9th January 2019

Please note: This seminar day is for Primary principals and one other nominated teacher

 The purpose of this seminar is to support and inform school leaders and digital learning teams in applying the new Digital Learning Framework to embed digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment.

 The seminar will:

•   empower and enable school leaders and digital learning teams to effectively embed the use of digital technologies in schools, emphasising a constructivist pedagogical orientation.

•   explore, through the use of the six step process and the sharing of good practice, how the DLF can support the embedding of digital technologies in the school context.

•   raise awareness of the supports PDST and PDST Technology in Education can offer in embedding digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment

*** To access resources and partake in activities, participants are being asked to please bring a laptop only. ***

Course date: 09-01-2019 9:30 am
Course End Date: 09-01-2019 3:30 pm
Cut off date: 04-01-2019 12:00 am
Capacity: 26
Registered: 8
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Seminar Date:  Thursday 10th January 2019

Please note: This seminar day is for Primary principals and one other nominated teacher

 The purpose of this seminar is to support and inform school leaders and digital learning teams in applying the new Digital Learning Framework to embed digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment.

 The seminar will:

•   empower and enable school leaders and digital learning teams to effectively embed the use of digital technologies in schools, emphasising a constructivist pedagogical orientation.

•   explore, through the use of the six step process and the sharing of good practice, how the DLF can support the embedding of digital technologies in the school context.

•   raise awareness of the supports PDST and PDST Technology in Education can offer in embedding digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment

*** To access resources and partake in activities, participants are being asked to please bring a laptop only. ***

 

Course date: 10-01-2019 9:30 am
Course End Date: 10-01-2019 3:30 pm
Cut off date: 07-01-2019 12:00 am
Capacity: 26
Registered: 14
Individual Price: Free
Location: Kildare Education Centre

Kildare Education Centre

Address: Friary Road, Kildare Town, Co Kildare,
                R51 KN66.

Phone: 045-530200 Fax: 045-530237

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