How to

How to

eTwinning How to

  • Join the eTwinning community by pre-registering to get a log-in and password through www.etwinning.net
  • Confirm your registration
  • Log in to the eTwinning ‘Desktop’ to browse projects
  • When you’re ready to start your own project, use ‘Twinfinder’ or the Partner Finding Forum to find schools you can collaborate with

  • Register your project’s details on the eTwinning Desktop
  • Search the Desktop for Learning Events and Resources relevant to your project
  • Use the eTwinning Twinspace to establish a project plan with your partner
  • Add teachers and students to your project through ‘Manage Members’ in Twinspace
  • Manage and share blogs, galleries, wikis and other project activities through Twinspace
  • Sign up to our eTwinning newsletter and check our news page regularly for details of Professional Development Workshops and Meetings
  • Check the School Education Gateway and Teacher Academy regularly for courses and resources relevant to you

  • Share your project website or the public link to your Twinspace with colleagues, students and other schools
  • Apply for a quality label or eTwinning Award for your project or your school
  • Consider attending the annual eTwinning Conference
  • If you’re enthusiastic about eTwinning, why not become an eTwinning Ambassador?

TOMORROW @ 18:00 (BST) - Make sure to join us for out tweetmeet in relation to all things #backtoschool . Here are the 5 questions and the timing - DON'T WORRY - respond to any of the questions at any time after the session as well #backtoschool #MSFTEduChat #MicrosoftEdu Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Our Leadership team is preparing for our Misneach Programme for newly appointed Principals of Primary Schools. We look forward to meeting you tomorrow and to supporting you in your role during the coming years. #PDST #Misneach #leadership Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

D.Y.K... ☀️Student Teachers can now register on eTwinning? ☀️Our new #CPD opportunities are live on the @Leargas website? ☀️ Successful NQL applications submitted before 12th Sep will be invited to an exciting award ceremony in @CrokePark in October? leargas.ie/programmes/etw… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Very interesting opinion piece on secondary education, student readiness and the Leaving Cert ✍️ @cslireland #edchatie amp.independent.ie/opinion/commen…

This seminar is mainly targeted at school leaders and teachers of pupils aged between 6 and 16 that are interested in the themes of Inclusion and creativity. For more information ➡️ bit.ly/2oRiViS Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

We have teamed up with #Kingfisher Fitness Club at @nuigalway to provide a kids' club on Saturday, 28th September. Limited spaces available - book now on enquiriesnuig@kingfisherclub.com! #FÉILTE tickets released 26 August! #family @napd @IPPN_Education @merrionstreet Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Wonderful to be included in this conversation! Only 2 more days till the @MS_eduIRL TweetMeet! Can't wait to join @languagesdude in the #BacktoSchool discussion! #digitalresources #MicrosoftEDU twitter.com/MicrosoftEDU/s…

Question 2: “Science is simply the word we use to describe a method of organising our curiosity” (Tim Minchin) What is your ‘go to’ provocation for hooking students into science learning and developing their curiosity? #PrimarySTEMChat @rachaellehr @claireseldon_ed Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Our very own @IrwinGowran is leading this afternoon's session at #EthicalEducation summer school, focusing on the key outputs of the @EUErasmusPlus LITTLE project which Educate Together has been coordinating over the past three years. Learn more here: bit.ly/2KyYWlk Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

.@IrwinGowran leading session informed by key outputs of @EducateTogether @EUErasmusPlus LITTLE project including policy paper "The case for Ethical Education: Bridging the Gap between Practice and Policy in Europe" ethicaleducation.eu @Leargas #EthicalEducation Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Looks like a great list of questions @languagesdude! Looking forward to the discussion 🤓 twitter.com/languagesdude/…

D.Y.K... ☀️Student Teachers can now register on eTwinning? ☀️Our new #CPD opportunities are live on the @Leargas website? ☀️ Successful NQL applications submitted before 12th Sep will be invited to an exciting award ceremony in @CrokePark in October? leargas.ie/programmes/etw…

We ❤️ Books! How many of us had teachers who instilled us with a love of reading? 🙋‍♀️🙆‍♂️ #BookLoversDay

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Pleasure to be named as an #eduhero (and in such good company!) by our always-keeping-it-interesting ambassador @languagesdude 💪#FridayFriends twitter.com/languagesdude/…

@TRoiste @edcentretralee @Leargas @Leargas_Brian @Leargas_etwinn What started as an e-Twin project progresses to Scientix Repository scientix.eu official dissemination end August 2019. storage.eun.org/resources/uplo… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Did You Know a MOOC is a Massive Open Online Course? @eu_schoolnet run MOOCs throughout the year for teachers on a wide variety of topics. Explore their Teacher Academy today...who knows where it will take you ? 🌰🚪 bit.ly/2mFZBrb #backtoschool

Do you have your next #eTwinning project idea but now sure how to start? Follow this infographic for your successful project! Download here: etwinning.net/en/pub/highlig… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Many thanks to Mr Jim Hennessy @IrelandEmbLat @dfatirl for hosting The Baltic Chain Group yesterday. Participants are funded under Erasmus KA1 programme.@Leargas @Leargas_etwinn Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

A wealth of educational publications available to all TC registered teachers here 📑📚 #foodforthought #LoveIrishResearch twitter.com/TeachingCounci…

We've recently updated our online library to include 11 new (short!) research summaries, written by teachers & others in Ireland, whose research projects have been funded by the Teaching Council under the John Coolahan Research Support Framework. Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

The School Calendar for 2019-2020 details all the big events and important dates. scoilnet.ie/primary/events/ #edchatie @PDST_TechinEd @PDSTie #digitallearning Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Looking forward to working with youth panelists at @Webwise_Ireland today on a new #onlinesafety campaign - check out webwise.ie for resources to support staying safe online this summer ☀️! @SaferInternetEU Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

What fab opportunities for teachers! All expenses paid too! Getting CPD in another country and meeting other European teachers really is an experience you will never forget and cannot match. I’ve learned so much through similar experiences. twitter.com/Leargas_etwinn… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

What’s life like for #LGBTI+ people in school? Take the National School Climate Survey and have your voice heard! 👏🏳️‍🌈 bit.ly/2LJ1I8n #DroghedaPride #Pride #MayoPride #CarlowPride Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Experiencing professional development opportunities with @Leargas_etwinn are brilliant on so many levels . Getting the opportunity to connect with our European counterparts means gaining lots of different insights and new ideas for eTwinning projects! Apply! #edchatie @NAPD_ICT twitter.com/Leargas_etwinn… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

@neasa_g @francesca_hunt1 @Nessa_G Nice to meet you! The first step to taking part is to register on the platform, but also feel free to drop us a line with any queries you have: etwinning@leargas.ie 🇮🇪🇪🇺🤲

@neasa_g @francesca_hunt1 hi @nessa_g 👋! eTwinning is the community for teachers in Europe. We promote digital collaboration among teachers & offer professional development opportunities to eTwinning teachers in the form of workshops, seminars & online courses. Check out etwinning.ie for more

We have LOTS of exciting Professional Development Opportunities for new & experienced Irish eTwinners on our website - from Drawing Cartoons to Empowering Students. Travel, share ideas & get inspired💪 Check out our website for more info ➡️ leargas.ie/programmes/etw… #edchatie

@TRoiste @Leargas_etwinn E-Twinning Orientation and Focus Pairing in Duagh NS., Duagh, Co. Kerry. IE Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Holidaying in Ireland🇮🇪 or around Europe🇪🇺 this summer? Want to find out about the speed & quality of Wi-Fi, 4G, 3G, & mobile phone coverage where you're going? Check out @EU_ScienceHub's #netBravo app and interactive map 👉 netbravo.jrc.ec.europa.eu Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

"For the majority of parents, an open school approach is a good entry point, but we must keep in mind that some need more support than others to be truly engaged." What's your opinion on parental involvement in Education? #EdGateway @EdChatIE bit.ly/2LJh2ml

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⚡️Teachers⚡️ This year’s eTwinning Annual Conference will explore the theme of “Democratic Participation”. The programme will consist of themed talks from experts and a series of themed workshops. Find out more here ➡️ bit.ly/2F7CZrm Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

How many words do you need to speak a language? - BBC News bbc.com/news/world-445… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Meet and Code is funding #digital and #coding events of all kinds during EU code week (5 - 20 October). Irish organsiations can apply for a grant of €500 to host an event during #CodeWeek. Find out more here: ow.ly/Zoxt30peIIf Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

@DavidPollardIRL @FortniteGame @myaccesshub @genemurphy @mbfxc @AkwyZ @ColinJ_Keogh @whykay @mr_isaacs @Techbradwaid @MakerFaireRome @nnovick I found by teaching game development or web design you get students interested in logic and maths. Also way to teach social skills through asking them to present what they have done & helping fellow students. An autistic student I taught hardly said a word, now 16 teaching coding Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Great opportunity to meet and share ideas with eTwinners from all across Europe and beyond. Apply now! twitter.com/Leargas/status…

Calling all teachers! Learn how to draw comic books and how to tell stories visually at this #eTwinning seminar taking place in Latvia in September! Apply by 23 August. Find out more here: leargas.ie/programmes/etw… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

New blog post by Annie Asgard @annie_asgard - Erasmus+ Coordinator, and teacher from Claddagh National School in Galway. leargas.ie/blog/erasmus-j… Connect with us and start your inclusion project :) Did you know we have another deadline on 1st October? @Leargas #ErasmusPlus Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Do you know your rights if you get into trouble at school? Read about your rights in education - spunout.info/32L6NmH Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Look at all the @starsreading Cards filled in already at the Central Library! There's so many fantastic books being read by kids in Dublin City! 🙌📚 Has your child signed up for #SummerStars19 yet? There's still plenty of time for them get involved, it runs until August 31st! Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Some really great suggestions for classroom activities that integrate a variety of subjects. Also step by step guides for those new to Makey Makey twitter.com/makeymakey/sta… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Being an eTwinning Ambassador with @Leargas_etwinn has and continues to be a #onederful experience . Connecting with dedicated educators from all over the EU is an experience that can’t be beat . Sign up and become an ambassador and see for yourself #edchatie @eTwinningEurope twitter.com/Leargas/status… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

It’s also great because the likes of @Leargas_etwinn @eTwinningUK @eTwinningEurope depending on where you are can help you get the most out of it #MSFTEduChat #MicrosoftEDU Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Delighted to have our @KillorglinCC @EUErasmusPlus project with @SintLucas #Eindhoven accepted. Another great project with great partners and super coordinators. @Leargas_etwinn @Leargas @KerryETB Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Excellent Idea twitter.com/FEILTE/status/… Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

@DpDonal Woohoo! I’m excited already for my first ever trip to Feilte! Will be showing how @Leargas_etwinn and @EUErasmusPlus has changed how we teach in our school! Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Did you know? Today is #MalalaDay! #eTwinning celebrates @Malala's incredible work as an advocate for girls’ education. Retweeted by eTwinning Ireland

Léargas

Léargas is a not-for-profit organisation that operates under the aegis of the Department of Education and Skills and the Department of 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 30 years. Léargas currently has 40 staff based in our Dublin office. Our staff come from Ireland, Poland, France, Croatia, Denmark 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
LéargasMonday, August 19th, 2019 at 4:01am
Close to Dundalk? Interested in organising a youth exchange? Perhaps you want to send your youth workers to professional training abroad? Don't miss our upcoming Application Workshop on 04 September! Register now at: http://bit.ly/YouthApplicationWorkshopDundalk
Léargas
LéargasSunday, August 18th, 2019 at 8:15pm
This seminar is mainly targeted at school leaders and teachers of pupils aged between 6 and 16 that are interested in the themes of Inclusion and creativity.

For more information ➡️ https://bit.ly/2oRiViS
Léargas
LéargasSunday, August 18th, 2019 at 8:15pm
This seminar is a three-day event aiming to develop viable
cross-sectoral Strategic Partnerships under Key Action 2 –
Strategic Partnerships in the field of education, training and youth.

For more information ➡️ https://bit.ly/2oRiViS
Léargas
LéargasSaturday, August 17th, 2019 at 10:00pm
Close to Dundalk? Interested in organising a youth exchange? Perhaps you want to send your youth workers to professional training abroad? Don't miss our upcoming Application Workshop on 04 September! Register now at: http://bit.ly/YouthApplicationWorkshopDundalk
Léargas
LéargasFriday, August 16th, 2019 at 9:00pm
⚡️Youth Workers ⚡️
YOCOMO 3 intends to create a space for you, as a youth worker, to reflect and exchange on your practice using the ETS competence model for youth workers.

Find out more ➡️ https://bit.ly/2ta4HfJ