Professional Learning – Events & Courses

NAPD Pre Retirement Programme December 2021

NAPD is pleased to announce a comprehensive Preretirement Programme for members considering retirement this year or next year.  The programme offers a holistic approach to this important transition.  An expert team will guide participants through the technical elements of pension application and entitlements, financial planning, taxation and legal issues. In addition, the programme will focus […]

NAPD L&T Workshops 2021 2022 – Strand 1 Newcomers and Strand 2 Continuers

NAPD L&T Workshops 2021 – 2022 Strand 1 – Newcomers NEWCOMERS A decision has been reluctantly taken in light of Covid safety concerns to move the programme online using Zoom. The updated Newcomers schedule is: Tuesday 23 November – 2 hours Monday 13 December – 1 hour Wednesday 19 January – 1 hour Tuesday 15 […]

NAPD Annual Conference October 2021 – Online – Registration Open

**Conference Registration Now Open** Once again this year, the NAPD Conference will take place online through the platform Hopin Wednesday, 20th, and Thursday 21st October. We hope that this will be our last online conference and that we can all be together once again next year. Please note that you must be a Fully Paid […]

Creative Schools Week 10-14 May, 2021

  Creative Schools Week is a celebration of creativity in schools which includes both In-School Celebrations and Online Celebrations. It is organised by the Creative Schools initiative which supports schools and Youthreach centres to put the arts and creativity at the heart of children’s and young people’s lives. The week is an opportunity to share, […]

TYTalks21 will take place on Wednesday 5th May 2021

  A Virtual Event Like No Other. If you haven’t registered please look at the teacher’s pack attached to get a better idea of the nature and extent of this online event and its value as a resource to schools, pupils and teachers. This event designed for TY is also of great value to LCA […]

Professional Learning – Resources

NAPD Pre Retirement Programme December 2021

NAPD is pleased to announce a comprehensive Preretirement Programme for members considering retirement this year or next year.  The programme offers a holistic approach to this important transition.  An expert team will guide participants through the technical elements of pension application and entitlements, financial planning, taxation and legal issues. In addition, the programme will focus […]

NAPD Preretirement Programme March 2021

NAPD is pleased to announce a comprehensive Preretirement Programme for members considering retirement this year or next year.  The programme offers a holistic approach to this important transition.  An expert team will guide participants through the technical elements of pension application and entitlements, financial planning, taxation and legal issues. In addition, the programme will focus […]

L&T Programme 2020 2021 – Mike Hughes Programme

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN                Mike Hughes Programme   Newcomers We will replace each of the 3 existing face-to-face workshops with two shorter sessions, one 2-hour and one 1-hour.  The programme therefore will comprise six Zoom sessions.   If there is sufficient demand, on any given day the same session […]

NAPD – Learning and Teaching Workshops 2020-2021

Given difficulties around Covid-19, NAPD has decided that it won’t be possible to offer Learning & Teaching face-to-face workshops by Mike Hughes and Graham Powell in this academic year.   From conversations to date with Principals, Deputies and teachers it would seem that there are two schools of thought: Teachers will want professional engagement with […]

NAPD Learning and Teaching Workshops 2019 – 2020

Mike Hughes and Graham Powell are back again for another year  *** Please note places are limited and will be filled on a first come basis, with a max of 4 participants per school. It is preferable, but not essential, that new schools to the programme include the Principal or Deputy Principal.*** About Graham Powell  […]