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NEPS & ESCI Webinars on Welcoming New Pupils to Our Schools

This training will focus on the wellbeing needs of children/young people from Ukraine by providing parctical strategies to welcome them to school, to support them to develop friendships, to assist with addressing their language related needs and to promote their resilience and recovery. Thursday March 31st (Primary & Post Primary Sessions) and Tuesday April 5th (Primary & Post Primary Sessions). Register your place through the website. 



Post Graduate Diploma in School Leadership September 2022

Postgraduate Diploma in School Leadership

Application process for the PDSL September 2022 intake is now open.


To make an application go to:https://www.ul.ie/cpe/pdsl/and click the ‘Apply Now’ box at the top of the page. Once you have reviewed the Ready to Apply section, scroll down to the bottom of the page to ‘Stage 1: Complete Application Form’ to commence the official UL application process.

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Leaving Cert Computer Science E-Bulletin December 2021

Please find link to the fourth edition of the LCCS e-bulletin which was developed by the Leaving Certificate Computer Science Support Framework Group, to help promote Leaving Certificate Computer Science subject in schools and the wider community.

Click HERE to download 

STEPS Engineering Your Future (STEPS EYF) for TY Students

STEPS Engineering Your Future (STEPS EYF) is designed to inspire Transition Year students to study engineering. STEPS EYF is an engineering experience programme that gives Transition Year students a hands-on, fun and practical insight into engineering at third level and as a career. Technological University of the Shannon Midlands Midwest Athlone Campus- 3 day programme 25-27 April 2022. Link to programmes and how to apply herehttps://bit.ly/3mtNQ4w

Engineers imagine the future then using maths, science, technology and their natural creativity, invent the future! 

Engineers are masters of problem-solving and innovative design.  Engineers are in demand worldwide because they play a pivotal role in the development of mankind. Join us in TU SMMW to chat about, hear about, learn about and explore the different disciplines of engineering on offer here including Civil, Mechanical, Environmental, Renewable, Polymer and Software Engineering. Closing date for applications January 2022.

VEX IQ Robotics Programme launched in Co. Westmeath Primary School

Athlone Education Support Centre, in collaboration with Munster Technological University and Offaly County Council is delighted to announce the launch of the VEX IQ Robotics Programme in Edmonton N.S., Killucan, the first primary school in Westmeath to participate in this programme. 3rd and 4th class will be busy building their robots over the coming months and getting ready to enter the Pitching In Challenge. Check out this clip to learn more about this year's challenge. Click HERE


The ESCI (Education Support Centres Ireland) website pulls in courses from Education Centres all over the country allowing you view all courses taking place nationwide.

Athlone Education Centre


Athlone Education Centre
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Co. Westmeath



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