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Summer Camps/Campaí Samhraidh 2022 for DEIS Band 1 & 2 and DEIS Rural Schools

Summer Camps and Campaí Samhraidh

Applications for Numeracy & Literacy Summer Camps/Campaí Samhraidh are currently open. DEIS Band 1 and 2 and DEIS Rural schools are eligible to participate in the programme.  Students identified as at risk of educational disadvantage may be included in the Camps programme in both DEIS Band 1 and 2 and DEIS Rural Schools.  The programme aims to support pupils’ ongoing engagement with education; to build their confidence and increase their motivation; promote wellbeing and promote learning for enjoyment .

 

Application forms, Camps guidebooks and additional supports and relevant links may be accessed on:

DEIS Summer Camps 2022 - Navan Education Centre Teacher CPD Courses (ecnavan.ie)

 

Queries may be directed to the Camps Co-ordinators:

·      Alan Nelson:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (English Camps, Navan Education & Support Centre)

·      Daithí Ó Murchú: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Campaí Samhraidh, Dublin West Education Centre)

AGM Athlone Education Support Centre Monday May 23rd 4.30p.m.

The Annual General Meeting of Athlone Education Support Centre will be held this year on Monday, 23rd May at 4.30p.m. in the Education Centre. Motions for the AGM and proposed alterations to the Constitution are now invited. Any member wishing to propose a motion or alteration to the Constitution shall send same in writing to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than seven days before the date of the AGM. Included with each motion/proposed alterations to the Constitution, shall be the name of the proposer and seconder.

We look forward to seeing you on May 23rd. 

Creative Clusters 2022-2023 Closing Date Friday May 13th

Creative Clusters is a pilot initiative of the Department of Education led by and in partnership with the 21 full-time Teacher Education Centres (Education Support Centres Ireland - ESCI) and funded through the Schools Excellence Fund – Creative Clusters Initiative. 

Creative Clusters is an important initiative of Creative Youth – A Plan to Enable the Creative Potential of Every Child and Young Person, which was published in December 2017 as part of the Creative Ireland Programme. The Creative Youth Plan aims to give every child practical access to tuition, experience and participation in art, music, drama and coding by 2022

Click HERE to download guidelines and an application form. 

International Girls in ICT Day Thursday April 28th 2022

The gender gap in science, technology and mathematics (STEM) is striking. In higher education, only 35 percent of all students enrolled in STEM-related fields are females. Join us for a live session on Thursday April 28th at 10a.m. to mark this important day and encourage more girls into this field. Click HERE to register your class.

 

 

 

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Athlone Education Centre

Location

Athlone Education Centre
Moydrum Road
Athlone
Co. Westmeath

EIRCODE: N37 HO43

Transportation

Local Buses and carparking available

Contact

TEL: +353 90 6420400
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