August 9, 2019
Teaching about money

Money – 5 Ways to Learn About It.

Learning about money is an important life skill.  It is a complicated one too. You have to distinguish between various coins and notes, and understand what […]
July 23, 2019
The Open Shane Lowry

Learning From Shane Lowry

Like most of the country, I was glued to my TV on Sunday, watching Shane Lowry win The Open. I’m not a golfer, but I didn’t […]
June 26, 2019
PLC Courses Kerry Limerick

The PLC Option (Post Leaving Cert)

Now that the Leaving Cert is over, the CAO Change of Mind deadline (July 1st) looms on the horizon, and people have been asking about Post […]
June 11, 2019
school assessments NEPs

A Brief Guide to NEPs

NEPs -The National Educational Psychological Service- was formally established in 1999. It is organised into regions and has teams of psychologists to help schools deal with issues […]
May 27, 2019
Sleep before an exam

The Night Before the Exam

It is the night before the exam and sometimes sleep can decide to play silly beggars and refuse to show up. Rather than lie in your […]
May 20, 2019
Standardised Tests Ireland

Understanding the Drumcondras

Drumcondra is an area of Dublin, but around this time of year, in every primary school throughout the nation, ‘the Drumcondras’ means that it is standardised […]