Senior Cycle Classical Studies

 

WELCOME

 

Welcome to the Classical Studies subject page. The PDST Classical Studies team aims to provide high quality professional development and support that empowers teachers and schools to provide the best possible education for all students. This site is designed to give you information about a range of supports and professional developments provided by the PDST. 

 

 

SUPPORTS

 

 

All schools can apply for subject based support through the school principal.

 

To avail of school based support click here.

 

The Classical Association of Ireland Teachers (CAI-T) provide annual general meetings that provide support to teachers of Classical Studies and keep their members informed of any changes or upcoming events in relation to the world of Classical Studies. 

 

 

STAY INFORMED

 

This section will be updated with upcoming news and events. 

 

The PDST Classical Studies team is excited to announce the first Collaborative for Leaving Certificate Clasical Studies, where they will be discussing topics that arose from National Seminar Day 1.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Classical Studies National Seminar Day 1 

 

 

 

 

 

Classical Studies National Seminar Day 2 was held in November 2021. The focus of this seminar was to develop the skills needed to engage in a dialogic classroom, utilising primary sources to engage with the teaching of controversial issues in Classical Studies & to develop using success criteria & learning intentions.

 

The CAI-T will also keep their members informed of any upcoming news/events and hold annual conferences to provide support for teachers of Classical Studies.

 

 

Classical Studies National Seminar Day 2

 

 

 

 

CONTACT

 

The administrator for PDST Classical Studies is [email protected]