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Fri, Jan 15th, 2016

Congratulations to BT Young Scientist winners Loreto Secondary School, Balbriggan

Congratulations to the students and staff of Loreto Secondary School, Balbriggan, overall winners of BT Young Scientists & Technologists of the Year 2016.  The school’s science teachers were part of an Erasmus+ Key Action 1 School Education project, the “Inquiry-Based Science Education (IBSE)” project. Here we received correspondence from Chris Garvey, from the Loreto Balbriggan Science Department, about the

etwinning NQL awards news

Tue, Jan 5th, 2016

eTwinning National Quality Labels awarded

Congratulations to the six Irish schools that received the National Quality Label for outstanding and innovative eTwinning projects conducted in 2015. eTwinning Quality Labels are granted to teachers whose projects demonstrate strong evidence of integration into the curriculum, excellent communication and exchange between partner schools, as well as pedagogical innovation and clear collaborative teamwork. Léargas

thanks @fboss for #edchatie this evening. for more information contact us here @leargas or here:…

@FoleyKev delighted to hear it and best of luck with the work. contact us for support if needed!

@miriambergin will check wtih our #eTwinning support tomorrow, I think that eTwinning within one country may be possible #edchatie


Léargas is a not-for-profit organisation that operates under the aegis of the Department of Education and Skills and the Office of the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs. Léargas manages European, national and international exchange and cooperation programmes in education, training and youth and community work and has been managing such programmes for over 20 years. Léargas currently has 35 staff based in our Dublin office. Our staff come from Ireland, Poland, France and Spain and have wide-ranging experience in education, training, community, youth and development work; and in IT and finance. The National Centre for Guidance in Education operates under the aegis of Léargas.
LéargasMonday, February 8th, 2016 at 2:57am
Teachers: if you're interested in finding out more about eTwinning, join the discussion on twitter this evening: #edchatie. It will run from 20:30. We'll be there and so will some of our ETwinning Europe ambassadors.
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Léargas shared's video.Friday, February 5th, 2016 at 2:15am
This video from gives a quick tour of the European Union and how it works - well worth a watch!
The European union plays a significant role in the every day lives of its citizens. However, a lot of people don't really understand how it works - that's understandable, it can be confusing, but it doesn't need to be.
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Léargas updated their cover photo.Thursday, February 4th, 2016 at 11:15pm
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LéargasMonday, February 1st, 2016 at 11:19pm
Good luck with #ErasmusPlus KA1 applications today everyone! Remember online submission deadline is 11am Irish time
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