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jct.ie Nov 12
SEC published final examination sample papers for a number of subjects today Final examinations form just part of the broader picture of assessment across now. The JCPA reports on final examinations, CBAs, wellbeing, short courses, & other areas of learning
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JCT Home Economics Nov 12
'Dirty Laundry' is a new six-part podcast series focusing on sustainable fashion. First episode & more information available here Could be a nice way to start the discussion on sustainable fashion with students LO2.7 3.8...
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JCT Geography 14h
LO 3.2 The CSO website is useful when gathering data as part of the process of completing a structured inquiry. The infographic offers information that could be used by students as part of their research on Migration.
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jct.ie Nov 9
The full report on the Impact of the Revised Grading Scheme (2019) can be found here ... see slide Thanks to for a comprehensive presentation at the ed conference in today
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JCT History Nov 11
We are running elective workshops nationwide again this year aimed at teachers who will facilitate meeting in their school this year Open to ALL subject teachers BOOK NOW via your local education centre
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Ciara Quill 15h
Following (eventual!) release of sample JC papers in & , teachers complain HL paper 2 hard & 2 much literature. & teachers dislike common level papers that are far 2 easy, confusing & widens gap between JC& LC. Ja?Oui?
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JCT Geography Nov 11
L.O. 1.8. Structured Inquiry: The Met Eireann website is useful when gathering data for a significant weather event. , from Storm Emma (Beast from the East) to Storm Ophelia.
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JCT Home Economics Nov 9
Focus on Learning are a supporting series of booklets, activities & presentations published by The fifth booklet is on the what? why? & how? of learning outcomes - click here
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jct.ie Nov 9
"Too much focus on the exam & on maximising points, and not on the learning", Selina McCoy of the expresses how she, & her colleagues at the , were really deflated about this aspect of the study outcome
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jct.ie Nov 12
Our next Arts in Junior Cycle elective workshops take place this Saturday 16th Nov., 1. Ignite the Spark 2. Hoards & Conglomerations 3. Exploring Portraiture through Photography All workshops can be booked via their respective education centre
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MICC 15h
Reminder that there are no classes for students tomorrow as we welcome teams to the school to support our teachers in further engaging with Junior Cycle. We look forward to welcoming visiting teachers from our neighbouring schools.
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JCT Home Economics Nov 9
Busy two days at the stand at the National Conference. A great opportunity to meet all of our colleagues & to answer their questions on all things &
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JCT Home Economics 10h
Thank you for sharing. Good to see resources being used
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JCT History 11h
In our current Workshop we discuss Collaborative Planning in the department. Here's another suggestion, a ‘Big Picture’ based approach:
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jct.ie Nov 12
Our whole-school days take a whole school day to facilitate Any truncation of a whole-school day could compromise the learning experience for teachers. We are unable to truncate our days to facilitate short/snap staff meetings, etc Thank you for your understanding
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JCT Classics 18h
Plebian games in honor of Jupiter were held from the 4-17th of November, today, the 13th was the great festival day and highpoint of the games. Exploring the calendar of religious festivals give students examples for LO 1.16
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Caroline McHale Nov 11
Insurance co's: Last yrs quote, this yr’s quote.20 days instead of 15 days for renewal. Must quote: 3rd party, 3rd party fire & theft & fully comprehensive. . Always Net profit 120m our costs increased by 70%
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jct.ie Nov 8
Our school cluster events will continue next week Teachers, where possible, are asked to bring along a laptop, tablet or other device on their cluster day. 
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JCT Home Economics Nov 5
A fifth of calories in our children’s diets come from unhealthy foods. Dr Aileen McGloin explains why we should reduce treats and start our kids on the way to a healthier life. LO 1.8, 1.9, 1.12, 2.4, 2.5 etc
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Wriggle Nov 11
are looking forward to engaging with educators at Microsoft Edu Day tomorrow,delivering talks and workshops on accessibility, CBAs, education transformation, digital strategy planning and more.
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