Professional Learning – Events & Courses

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 […]

Webinar Event – Tuesday 1st December 7pm – COVID 19 and Schools

Covid-19 and Schools – the Public Health Approach All school principals and/or deputy principals at primary and post-primary level are invited to view a live webinar with a HSE Public Health doctor and an Assistant Secretary of the Department of Education on Tuesday 1 December at 7pm.   Schools are sustaining their operations in a […]

Maintaining Connectedness and the Wellbeing of School Leaders – Monday 30th November 2020 at 7pm

Title: Maintaining Connectedness and the Wellbeing of School Leaders   Date and Time: Monday 30th November 2020 at 7pm   Summary: The panellists will explore examples and effective strategies from their own professional practice in various themes such as leading in challenging times, managing the unknown, resilience in school leadership and offering support to the […]

Teaching Council and ESCI host a Webinar 25th November 2020

The Teaching Council, in collaboration with the Education Support Centres Ireland (ESCI), are hosting a webinar on Wednesday, 25 November at 4.30pm on the topic of ‘Supporting Teachers’ Learning.  The panel discussion will explore teachers’ learning from different perspectives and will take place in the context of Cosán, the national framework for teachers’ learning.  Register […]

Professional Learning – Resources

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  […]

HealthCare Ireland Training for Schools

HealthCare Ireland Training for Schools Expert Professional Instructors  Our instructors are highly qualified, practical and experienced in their respective training areas. They include Advanced Paramedics, Paramedics, Cardiac nurses, and instructors with over 20 years front line hands-on experience. Our Unique selling point  – High Quality Professional Training Courses – Expert Professional Instructors – Strong Customer […]