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  "Maths is all around is, and to give our young people a good chance it is vital that we send them positive messages about maths. This talk from Andrew Jeffrey, a leading UK mathematics educator, will be full of ideas and messages for parents, as well as some fun ways to introduce key mathematical concepts to children."    We regret that admission will be limited to ticket holders

Starting 7th - 21st October 7.00pm - 9.00pm in Blackrock Education Centre
About Coderdojo: Coderdojo is a global volunteer-led community of free programming clubs for young people between the age of 7 and 17, they learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and explore technology. Most importantly Coderdojo is about encouraging creativity and having fun with technology in a social environment.  
 

We are still unable to finalise dates for the start of this year's competition.  Any school wishing to register interest should contact the director (pat "at" blackrockec.ie).  As soon as we have more details we will let you know.
In the meantime you can be practising using the resources at http://www.primarydebatingireland.com/

It is a Teaching Council registration requirement for all NQTs who have completed their initial teacher education since July 2012 to participate in the NIPT Workshop Programme. NQTs have three years from their initial date of registration with the Teaching Council to complete the workshop programme. 
Blackrock Education Centre’s workshop series commence September 2nd.  Further information here