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Autism Forum

WCECThis West Cork Education Centre Autism Forum presents an opportunity for weekly dialogues with Dr. Eileen Brennan on how best to support individual children in our lives, who are on the autism spectrum.

Dr. Eileen Brennan will post a weekly essay in Brennan Offerings.  You are asked to engage with her by posting questions or comments. She will reply and she also encourages other participants to join the discussion.autism forum

Through the dialogues within this WCEC Autism Forum we will learn better to listen to the communication of our children with autism.

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PDST School-based support available to all teachers of Mathematics

The PP Maths Team sent an email yesterday, to all school principals alerting them to the availability of our team for supporting you and your colleagues in developing teaching, learning and assessment in mathematics in your school. The details of this email and the support available from the PP Maths Team are provided below. If your maths department would like to avail of our support, please follow up with your principal and apply for a school visit as described below. If you have any queries please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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PDST English Workshop: Process Writing

The aims of this workshop are:

  • to explore the characteristics of effective writing instruction
  • to examine challenges and opportunities encountered when supporting students in their writing
  • to gain understanding of the process writing approach, as an alternative to the product writing approach
  • to engage actively with a range of methodologies related to developing process writing in the classroom
  • to reflect on and enhance our practice 

Read more: PDST English Workshop: Process Writing

New BEC publication!

Harbour book 157 smallBlackrock Education Centre has published a new book, written by Dr Séamus Cannon with Gráinne O'Malley and Colin Scudds.
You'd be Filled with Wonder tells the story of the 200 year old Dun Laoghaire Harbour.  This is a story of shipwrecks, forgotten heroes, prison ships & tordepoes! Above all it is a human story of poverty, hardship and true determination. 
Sure to appeal to people of all ages.
The cost is €9 and can be purchased in local shops or through our publishing website, www.becpublishing.com

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