Training

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Teachers – PDST Technology in Education provides courses and other continuing professional development opportunities to support the integration of digital technologies in teaching, learning and assessment and to help with Digital Learning Planning in your school. There are no course fees.

Note: Face to face courses are delivered through the education centre network. Contact your local education centre for face to face course details and bookings. 

  • Courses section:  detailed course descriptions (online courses only) 
  • Online Course Access:  links to our online course platform TeacherCPD.ie and enrolment information
  • Evaluation Forms: handy links to forms for local face to face course participants and tutors. (For national term-time courses, your tutor has the evaluation form link.)
 

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Spring Online Courses

Online courses on digitial technologies in teaching, learning and assessment are available on TeacherCPD.ie in spring 2018, commencing from January 22nd. All that’s needed is a (free) personal Scoilnet account to enrol. Many of these are suitable for ‘additional hours’ (Croke Park hours), subject to school approval. See the spring schedule and course descriptions for details. Read More >

New! Short online courses this spring

Short courses on digital images and copyright for teachers have just been added to the spring online course schedule in January, with other short courses to follow thereafter.Read More >

Digital Information and Data Literacy (Post Primary)

'Digital Information and Data Literacy (Post Primary)' is a 1.5 hour short online course for post primary teachers, newly developed for the 2017/18 school year.Read More >

Scratch for Learning

Scratch for Learning is a 10 hour online course for both primary and post primary teachers, on how to use Scratch coding to support learning, in particular literacy and numeracy. Read More >

Online courses on ICT and ePortfolios - Primary and Post Primary

PDST Technology in Education provides two online courses, one each for Primary and Post Primary, on ePortfolios and using digital tools for content creation, collaboration and assessment.Read More >

  • Whole School Training

    Where the numbers are sufficient, training courses can be delivered to a group of staff. This has the advantage of allowing existing course material to be tailored to the particular needs of participants. Find out More >
  • Local Course Evaluation Forms

    Please click on the menu item on the left - Local Course Evaluation Forms - for links to Participant and Tutor Forms for Local ICT Courses only. (Your tutor has the link for national term-time course evaluation forms.) Find out More >