Sligo Education Centre aims to provide support to teachers and the wider education community, and to be an accessible and welcoming place of learning, reflection and social interaction.
Welcome to our website, the aim of which is to provide an on-
Physical Education Primary Workshops more
In this practical 2-
VENUE: St. John's National School
DATE: 16/01/18 3pm – 5pm
Yoga In The Classroom for teachers and SNA’S more
This workshop will:
Introduce the basic elements of yoga for children
Present a series of structured lessons for you to teach in your class
Outline the resources and strategies needed to successfully teach yoga to your class
Date: Tuesday January 23rd
Venue: Sligo Education Centre
Facilitator: Lidia Icardi-
An inquiry based approach to Shape and Space more
This seminar capitalises on the natural opportunities for integration between Shape and Space in the primary maths
curriculum and the wider STEM objectives. Participants will develop their spatial reasoning and visualisation skills
through practical activities that embody an inquiry based learning approach. Participants will also explore innovative
approaches to planning and assessing inquiry based learning lessons. Two teachers from a school will be allowed to
attend and substitute cover is available.
VENUE: Sligo Education Centre
DATE: 17/01/18 9.30am -
Active School Flag Workshop more
each school in attendance will receive a FREE set of ASF committee badges,suggestion box,whistle/lanyards
Venue:Sligo Education Centre
Date : Dec 4th (6pm)
AISTEAR Language & Literacy through Play & Playful Activities
This workshop will focus on:
Supporting children’s language and literacy through child-
Identifying ways to assess children’s language and literacy through play.
Exploring how a play methodology can be used with the new Primary Language Curriculum.
Looking at practical ideas for working with parents to support their children’s language and literacy.
Facilitator: Jeanette Towey
Date 7th December ( 7.30p.m)