Safer Internet Day 2023

Today is Safer Internet Day! This EU-wide initiative promotes a safer internet for all users, especially young people. It is promoted in Ireland by the PDST Technology in Education and Webwise. Have a look at the video about last year’s event. The theme for Safer Internet Day 2023 is about promoting respect and empathy online. The

Global Action Plan Online Teacher Training Events

Global Action Plan are hosting a series of free teacher training events over the next few months Effective Climate Action Projects – February 21st, 7pm   Climate action projects are becoming a fixture in Irish schools. But what makes a successful climate action project? How can learning happen through action? And how can teachers support

CESI Conference 2023

The 2023 annual conference of the Computers in Education Society of Ireland will take place on Saturday 11th March. We’ll be celebrating our Golden Jubilee, all under the theme of “50 Years and Growing. The conference will take place in ATU Galway City. After two years of meeting online, the CESI conference will once again

National Induction Progammes for Teachers (NQTs)

Droichead is the new integrated induction process for teachers and is available to both primary and post-primary teachers. The traditional processes of Probation, Post-qualification Employment (PQE) and the Induction Workshop Programme have either concluded or are being phased out. It is important to note that Droichead is the only route of induction for all primary