Redesigning Higher Education

Redesigning Higher Education

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Maynooth University Innovation Lab are hosting a Redesigning Higher Education Seminar on Wed, 28 July from 16:00 – 18:00. The seminar will take a look at the role Design might…
Religious & Pastoral Education Courses

Religious & Pastoral Education Courses

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What is Religious & Pastoral Education? Religious education is the teaching of religion and its varied aspects, beliefs, doctrines, rituals, customs, rites, and personal roles. Learning about religion and learning…
Special Needs Assistant Courses

Special Needs Assistant Courses

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What is Special Needs Assistance? The role of a Special Needs Assistant is to provide guidance and support for students with special needs and disabilities. Special Needs Assistants will assist…
Childcare Courses

Childcare Courses

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What is Childcare? Childcare is defined as the care and supervision of a child or multiple children by any person or organization other than their parents or legal guardians. The…
Montessori Education Courses

Montessori Education Courses

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What is Montessori Education? Montessori Education is a method of teaching that is based on collaborative play, self-directed activity, and hands-on learning. Montessori teachers are often referred to as Director/…
Advanced Childcare Courses

Advanced Childcare Courses

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What is Advanced Childcare? Childcare is the supervision and care of a child provided by a trained professional within an organized child care center or an environment where a child…
Child Development Courses

Child Development Courses

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What is Child Development? Child development is a process that every child goes through from birth until maturity. This process involves learning and mastering skills from crawling, rolling, and sitting…
HEAR Application Information Session Online

HEAR Application Information Session Online

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A recording of the HEAR Application Information Session including a HEAR Presentation and Q&A is now available to watch online. The event was hosted live on Saturday 9 January. HEAR…
Class Is A Major Factor in Securing College Places

Class Is A Major Factor in Securing College Places

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Class Is A Major Factor in Securing College Places: Last week the Feeder Schools League Tables 2020 were published. Each year these tables show which third-level institutions students from each…
Ireland’s Education Yearbook 2020

Ireland’s Education Yearbook 2020

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Education Matters have announced the publication of Ireland’s Education Yearbook 2020. The yearbook features 60+ articles from all levels of education in Ireland and can be freely read online. Ireland’s…
International Student Higher Education Survey

International Student Higher Education Survey

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Are you an international student in Higher Education in Ireland? Help Irish Council for International Students help you by completing its International Student Higher Education Survey. The Department of Further…
Teaching Hero Awards 2020: Nominate Your Teaching Hero

Teaching Hero Awards 2020: Nominate Your Teaching Hero

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Teaching Hero Awards 2020: Calling all Higher Education students! Have you been particularly inspired by a teacher this year. Is there a specific staff member who deserves recognition for how…
National Academic Integrity Week 2020

National Academic Integrity Week 2020

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Ireland’s inaugural National Academic Integrity Week takes place this week from Monday 19 to Friday 23 October 2020. This programme of 14 online events aims to “share guidance and best practice in upholding and cultivating academic…
Budget 2021: The Irish Universities Association Reaction

Budget 2021: The Irish Universities Association Reaction

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The Irish Universities Association (IUA) welcomed today’s Budget 2021  and praised the provision of €50m extra supports for students and the confirmation of ongoing funding for the extra 5,000 places…
Measuring the Impacts of COVID-19 on Education

Measuring the Impacts of COVID-19 on Education

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Measuring the Impacts of COVID-19 on Education: Coronavirus learning losses may have a dramatic impact not only on the success of individual students, but on the performance of the education…
National Seminar Series 2020/21 Launched

National Seminar Series 2020/21 Launched

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The schedule of seminars taking place this year through the National Forum National Seminar Series. 101 events across 25 HEIs with a range of great topics to prompt valuable conversations.…
Leveling Up: Types of Awards Explained

Leveling Up: Types of Awards Explained

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When it comes to mapping out your educational journey, things can get confusing. What’s the difference between a Level 5 qualification and a Level 8? Which looks better on a…
Getting A Job

Getting A Job

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  Going to college isn’t for everyone. Some people can’t wait to start work. The official statistics say that approximately 40 percent of young Irish people make the direct transition…