Entries by Jennifer Farley

What Are Community National Schools Anyway?

DDLETB is a proud patron of 7 Community National Schools and 3 Special Schools. They are: Community National Schools Citywest & Saggart Community National School Lucan Community National School Scoil Aoife Community National School Scoil Choilm Community National School Scoil Chormaic Community National School Scoil Ghráinne Community National School Rivervalley Community National School Special Schools […]

DDLETB Second Level Teacher Induction 2019

Dublin and Dún Laoghaire Education and Training Board Teacher Induction Programme 2019 concluded this week with a record number of participants. Newly-appointed teachers, from across our 29 post-primary schools, collaborated during a workshop on Technology-Enhanced Learning and Human Resources delivered by Sam Conroy and Hazel Brown. In wrapping up the event, Director of Schools Adrian […]

Child-Protection Guidelines & The Magenta Principles For Teachers

Dublin and Dún Laoghaire ETB is committed to the highest standards in education. As part of that committment, on Tuesday evening, we welcomed over 100 newly-appointed teachers to our Head Office for the first session of our Teacher Induction Programme 2019-2020. Teachers were presented with Child-Protection Guidelines and Teaching & Learning innovation The Magenta Principles. […]

Support DDLETB To Become Patron Of New Post Primary Schools

Update: Voting Is Now Closed. Thank You For Your Support!   We are delighted to announce that the Department of Education and Skills have launched the patronage campaigns for new post-primary schools in Blanchardstown, Citywest/Saggart and Goatstown/Stillorgan. It is a major priority for DDLETB to add these schools to the 29 post-primary schools that we […]

DDLETB Explore Initiative

Congratulations to all of the participants who recently completed their training. It was piloted by DDLETB Blanchardstown and Fingal Adult Education Service in conjunction with Dublin Regional Skills from 27th May to 5th July 2019. What Is The Explore Initiative? Companies from across the Fingal area were approached with a view to releasing some of […]

Sportivate – Learning Through Activity & Sport

Sportivate: Learning through activity & sport If you love sport and keeping active and are looking for training in this area, consider the DDLETB Sportivate program. Skills & Topics include: Athletics Leader, Workshop, I.T. Skills, GAA, Disability Inclusion, Workshop, Rock Climbing, Badminton, Martial Arts, Workshop, Life Saving, Food & Nutrition, Cricket Workshop, Health Related Fitness, […]

Defence Forces Employment Scheme Graduation

Warmest congratulations to DDLETB Training Centre Baldoyle’s DF Employment Support Scheme learners who graduated today in Gormanston Army Camp. The young people have graduated from a special Defence Forces employment scheme aimed at helping participants improve their chances of getting a job. Pictured with the DF ESS learners are dignitaries from the Department of Defence […]