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Dr Glen Collins sheds light on this bewildering topic and highlights what’s important to know about it.
Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland and leader of the Mary Robinson Climate Justice Foundation, was guest on UCC’s very first Plain Speaking Podcast, with interviewer Eoin Hahessy.
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Candidate evaluation methods such as pre-employment assessment, skill testing and interviewing often work best when combined.
Exercise is medicine according to Prof Niall Moyna, Head of Health and Human Performance at DCU. He highlights the alarming trends emerging from the analysis of results of the Schools’ Fitness Challenge.
Dr Ruud Burke reflects on the challenges and frustrations of tutoring third-level students unprepared for university-level critical thinking.
Research shows that, without the appropriate supports, exceptionally-able students can lose interest and become disengaged in their learning – leading to academic underachievement.
Dr Áine Moran describes how a new school in Ireland uses the archetypal images of campfire, watering hole, cave and life to effect pedagogical change.
Liam Horan of SliNuaCareers.com talks about selling yourself to people who already know you well.
The WIT President’s Scholarship programme encourages and rewards inspiring young people who demonstrate a capacity to shape a better society.
Angela Dunne delivered the opening statement at an Oireachtas Committee meeting in September 2018.
Sylvia Katete Gavigan explains why Education is vital for Girls in Uganda.
The early childhood education sector in Ireland has been evolving rapidly over the past five years, with a drive towards greater professionalisation. In looking to the future, it is time to take stock and examine the emergent state of ECEC professionalisation in Ireland and begin to chart the pathway to ensure ECEC realises the potential to deliver best outcomes for children.
– Dr Margaret Rogers