Summer Courses 2017

For Summer 2017, TeachNet are offering seven EPV Day Approved courses, to help you and your school achieve effective ICT integration into teaching and learning, including two new blended (Face-to-face and online) courses, ‘Making Sense of Minecraft for Education’ and ‘Enhancing 21st Skills using Microsoft Tools’, developed in association with Microsoft Education.

TeachNet’s online courses bring together the expertise of St. Patrick’s College and the practical approach of our course authors. All TeachNet courses are created “by teachers, for teachers” using the best interactive e-learning technology and provide practical ideas for using ICT creatively in the classroom. The feedback from participants, since first offering online courses in 2008 has been very positive and we are confident that the TeachNet courses provide a superior user experience.

All courses are available online and can be completed anytime between July 3rd and August 25th 2017. Each of our courses provide for approximately 20 hours of study with downloadable course notes and online discussion forums moderated by TeachNet mentors. We also provide tailored support by email and on the phone when required.

For more specific course details please follow the links below. For information on our group and multiple course discounts please call 01-4806208.

Please Note: All our courses require fast broadband Internet access (Min of 2mb recommended) and participants need to be familiar with using the internet, downloading and installing software.

Blended Courses

Face-to face workshops: July 3rd- 5th – Microsoft, Sandyford, Dublin
Online: July 6th to August 25th

Making Sense of Minecraft for Education

Enhancing 21st Skills using Microsoft Tools

Online Courses

Getting Started with ICT

Getting Started – Computer Basics for Teachers

ICT in the Classroom

Getting the Most from your Interactive Whiteboard

Teacher Toolkit: Integrating ICT into Teaching Learning & Assessment Practices

Literacy and Numeracy

Enhancing Literacy and Numeracy with the iPad or Tablet

Special Education and ICT

ICT and Special Education Needs