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Mon, Jun 20th, 2016

Free courses and resources from the Teacher Academy

Have you checked out the new Teacher Academy section of the School Education Gateway? It’s a one-stop shop for teacher professional development, offering a central catalogue of in-service and onsite courses, as well as teaching materials developed by EU-funded projects and institutions. Most excitingly, there’s a new and innovative range of free, short online courses.

Our own Nellie Tattersall joins Table Ronde discussion at @afdublin boot camp next Monday…

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Go for it @ywitipp!…

Useful toolkit on Promoting Accreditation of Learning out now from the #ErasmusPlus project…


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.
Léargas updated their cover photo.Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 at 3:30am
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LéargasMonday, June 20th, 2016 at 5:27am
Our own Trisha Wilkinson is blogging over at NYCI today, pointing the way to how youth organisations can use @EUErasmusPlusProgramme funding for arts work with young people!
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LéargasMonday, June 20th, 2016 at 12:53am
Pupils say #eTwinning is "a lot of fun because you work in a group and have fun with your friends, and you learn at the same time”. Check out this Spanish TV programme to see European school collaboration in action, and click to minute 24 to see an appearance from Our Lady of Fatima Special School in Wexford!
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Léargas shared Killorglin Community College's photo.Thursday, June 16th, 2016 at 2:11am
A lot of work and learning happening this week at the #FutureClassroomLab in Brussels. Check for news and a toolkit for for school teachers and leaders, and keep an eye on our Professional Learning page for more workshop opportunities.
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LéargasWednesday, June 15th, 2016 at 10:08pm
Check out how this Erasmus+ project brought literature and youth work together in the most interesting of ways!:
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