Distance Learning

     

     

    Teams across the  PDST have developed many distance learning resources to support schools throughout the period of closure due to the Covid19 pandemic.  Below you can access distance learning supports that have been created in the following areas:

     

    • Digital Technologies

    • Health and Wellbeing

    • School Leadership

    • Primary Literacy

    • Primary STEM

    • Gaeilge 

    • Post Primary Mathematics

     

    Communications sent by the Department of Education and Skills to school leaders and principals:

    25th March 2020

    13th March 2020

     

     

    Information and Supports for School Leaders, Teachers and Parents

     

     

    Click here to access the catalogue of weekly articles submitted by the PDST to the Irish Independent, supporting parents in keep the learning going at home Click here to access the Live Webinar Series from the PDST and the Teaching Council: Learning for All

     

     

    Digital Technologies

    Digital Technology Resources to support teaching, learning and assessment at primary and post-primary

     

     

     

    Resources and Development Opportunities for Teachers and School Leaders
    Health/ Wellbeing School Leadership Literacy

     

     

     

    Primary Health & Wellbeing Distance Learning  Primary Leadership Portal

    Primary Literacy: Literacy at Home

    Post Primary Health & Wellbeing Distance Learning  Post Primary Leadership Portal  Post Primary Literacy : Support at Home
    STEM Gaeilge Mathematics

     

     

     

    Primary STEM  Post Primary Gaeilge Resource Bank for Distance Learning Post Primary: Daily Resource Bank for Distance Learning
        Post Primary: Approaches to Distance Learning in Mathematics

     

     

    New Teaching Online Course available

     

    This course has been prepared specifically to help teachers as they continue to teach and support their students' learning online during school closures due to Covid-19.

     

    Click here to access the course.

     

    There are also a variety of short online courses availabe on TeacherCPD.ie which teachers can access to upskill in the area of digital technologies. Please visit TeacherCPD.ie to view the current selection available.

     

     

    Scoilnet

     

    Scoilnet is the Department of Education and Skills' official online portal for Irish education and contains over 20,000 resources mapped to the Irish curriculum.  

     

    All students and teachers can access World Book Online, an online encyclopedia through Scoilnet.  

     

    Teachers can create a free Scoilnet account and upload their resources to share with other teachers and students throughout the country. 

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Other useful websites and resources

     

    Additional links from PDST Technology in Education to support teachers working from home, including links to good practice videos that contain activities which can be adapted for online teaching.  Digital learning planning resources are also available, please visit PDST Technology in Education for more information.

    As pupils/students will also be engaging in online learning at home througout this period, we would advise teachers and parents to visit the Webwise website to find out more about online safety and relevant considerations. The parents section of the website is also particularly useful in highlighting popular apps and their features.

    RTÉ Learn is a dedicated resource for teachers and educators showcasing a diverse range of educational content from across RTÉ, ideal for both formal and informal learning.

     

     

     

    Beidh tús a chuir ag TG4 le clár nua sa sceideal Cúla4 ar Scoil ag 10 gach maidin. 

    Is clár leath uaire í seo a bheidh dírithe ar dhaltaí bunscoile Gaeltachta agus Gaelscoile atá sa mbaile ón scoil faoi láthair de bharr srianta an Covid19.

     

     

     

     

     

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