Explorers Wild about Wildlife on the Seashore Summer Course Competition

Would you like to win a free place on this year’s Exploring Ireland’s Seashore through Science, Maths, Geography, English and Art, the Explorers Education Programme™ Summer Teacher Training Course?

The course, which is run through West Cork Education Centre, will take place between online using ZOOM and between the 1st and 7th of July. It will focus on using the marine environment in a cross-curricular way to support teaching and learning in the primary school classroom. The course will be based a range of online classes, short challenges and daily tasks, using short video files and resources from the Wild about Wildlife Series which can be previewed at www.explorers.ie .

Please note teachers will need WIFI to participate in this course and work samples and feedback may be recorded for quality and engagement assurances.

Participations will receive an explorers pack by post, including resources materials and content to be used throughout the week, which can also be used back in the classroom.

To Enter:

Email your name and one reason you would like to bring the ocean into your classroom to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the 14th of June. Winners will be announced on the 15th of June via email.


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AT in Primary Education Course

Dear Colleague,

Monaghan Education Centre have worked closely with Enable Ireland in the development of their new online AT in Primary Education Course.

The course is now live and can be a learning resource for teachers, parents, and SNAs.

I have attached details on how to access the course.

We are delighted to confirm that we launched our AT in Primary Education Course yesterday, as planned. Further details can be found here:


. Of particular note is that this course is available to parents as well as Teachers and Special Needs Assistants.

Thank you for supporting us in the development of this course. We will be working over the summer to develop further modules for launch in September.

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“Podtastic Sports Day" resources

A Chairde,

Sligo education centre is very kindly sharing the recording of the Sports’ Day webinar ‘Podtastic Sports Day’. Please click on the flyer to access the website. Enjoy!

Dea ghuíthe

Dr. Dympna Daly

Click HERE to access


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