Saturday, August 8, 2020
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Schools to share teachers to tackle staff shortages

A new scheme has been announced to allow post-primary schools to share teachers in priority subjects. The scheme will start from the beginning of the...
Stratus Technology Group and Harden Security have teamed up to produce Active Shooter Response Training (ASRT) for Educators.

Simulations could train Teachers how to respond to school shootings

Has it really come to this? With the rise in school shootings in America, a new virtual reality programme has been developed to simulate...
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More places available for teachers for professional development in Special Education

Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh T.D. and Minister for Further and Higher Education Mary Mitchell O’Connor has announced 338 graduate and post-graduate...
Teacher Resource Books

Great Teacher Resource Books

Teachers are superheroes. And as we know, every superhero needs back-up. And our backup today is in the form of, ironically a teachers best-friend...teacher...

Deaf people can enter into primary teaching under new programme

Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh T.D. has today formally launched a new undergraduate programme in DCU that enables deaf and hard of...
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The Oscars Lesson Ideas

The Oscars - one of the biggest nights in Tinsel Town, from Lady Gaga to Black Planter, it's a great topic for you to...

The Life of a Substitute Teacher

Substitute teachers are one of the most important lifelines a school can have. Sometimes however, whether its through human nature or what we see in...
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Advice: The Life of a Teacher

Considering being a teacher? Welcome to one of the most noble of professions in education, my friend. You’re in good company. Perhaps you are already...
Be sure to keep your pets safe and warm this winter. If they have short hair, a sweater is a great idea! Photo courtesy of Stephanie Reincheld, Sweet Expressions Photography

Caring for Pets in Cold Weather

As winter storms pick up around the country, it's important to remember to keep your pets warm in colder weather. As teachers and parents, it's...
The Staffroom New Year's Eve

Top 12 New Year’s Resolutions Teachers Should Keep

New Year's Eve is up and coming and that can mean one thing for us adults - the dreaded resolutions. But maybe you should spend...
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