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The Centre will close on Friday, 24th July, 2015 and will reopen on Monday, 17th August, 2015.
May we take this opportunity to wish all the educational community a very happy summer break.

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 8th  Further information here

Excited 2015 provides an opportunity for those who are passionate about education to challenge, share and engage with others on the future of Irish education.  The festival starts in Dublin Castle on Friday, May 22nd at 7:00 p.m. and continues on to the Saturday evening. 
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The RDS is calling for Expressions of Interest from primary school teachers interested in participating in the 2015 /2016 RDS STEM Learning Facilitator programme to become peer-leaders in science and maths primary education.
Those interested in finding out more are welcome to attend an Information Evening in the RDS at 6pm on May 6 – please email to register your attendance.
 Full details are available at and the deadline for Expressions of Interest is Wednesday, May 21, 2015. The programme will take place in St Patrick’s College, Drumcondra across 10 weekday evenings between September 2015 – May 2016