Searching for a Sub

Searching for a Sub

Principals in Sligo Primary Schools recently completed a survey to ascertain the substitution situation in the county. Principals were surveyed before the Hallowe’en break and answered questions based on their experiences of searching for substitute teachers in the...
Blue Star Programme

Blue Star Programme

The Blue Star Programme has confirmed that the programme will be running for its eleventh year over the 2021-2022 school term. The registration process for interested primary schools across Ireland is now open. The Blue Star Programme teaches primary school pupils...
Dates For Your Diary For The New School Year

Dates For Your Diary For The New School Year

Now in its ninth consecutive year, this hugely popular post is back again. So many teachers make use of this list while they are making plans for seasonal and related activities in the classroom during the school year. Huge thanks again to Ciara Reilly (@PrimEdTeacher...
St. Patrick’s Day Green Quiz

St. Patrick’s Day Green Quiz

Here is a quiz for adults to mark St. Patrick’s Day. There are a range of questions, some easy, some a bit more challenging, and all of the answers have “Green” in them in some way. Some of these will really stretch you.There are a variety of prizes for this quiz, but...
ICEP CPD Competition

ICEP CPD Competition

Seomra Ranga has teamed up with ICEP Europe (Institute of Child Education and Psychology) to bring you a great competition. ICEP has been providing CPD courses for 20 years and have trained educators in a variety of disciplines. Their Spring programme of CPD courses...