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Sligo Education Centre aims to provide support to teachers and the wider education community, and to be an accessible and welcoming place of learning, reflection and social interaction.
Welcome to our website, the aim of which is to provide an on-line service for the teachers of Sligo and surrounding areas.Through this website we hope to provide access to the Education Centre's resources and to keep teachers informed of up coming events and courses available to them here in the Sligo Education Centre.


National Induction Programme for Teachers

The NIPT, in collaboration with ATECI , facilitates a Workshop Programme for newly qualified primary & post-primary teachers.
NQTS must complete Registration Form          
Sligo Education Centre 2017-2018
NQT Workshops

Yoga In The  Classroom for teachers and SNA’S more
This workshop will:

  • Introduce the basic elements of yoga for children

  • Present a series of structured lessons for you to teach in your class

  • Outline the resources and strategies needed to successfully teach yoga to your class

Date:     Tuesday January 23rd
Time:    7.00-8.00p.m
Venue:   Sligo Education Centre
Facilitator: Lidia Icardi-Atlantic Yoga


Post Primary Droichead Cluster 1

Cluster 1 (repeat) which is  compulsory for Post Primary NQTS who are undertaking Droichead as a route to induction.

Course: Repeat of Cluster 1
Date: November 27th (5.30p.m)
Venue: Sligo Education Centre

Register: HERE

Time Management-
Calling all Principals as Leaders,Administrators & Classroom Teacher

Date:January 23rd, 4.30 - 6.30
Teresa Hand-Campbell, M.Sc.

Leaving Certificate Art Design Component Seminar  
• The design process
• Approaches to a design brief
• What is meant by the term ‘design‘ in relation to post-primary art education
• How the ideas in this seminar relate to the revised assessment framework for Leaving Certificate Art

Venue: Sligo Education Centre
Dates: Saturday, October 21st (10am - 3.30pm)
Register here

Did you know?
We can help to cater for your school’s teacher training needs on using  technology in the classroom – free of charge – during ‘Croke Park hours’.more
Please contact us before Christmas to ensure your request in their 2018 funding application.

Mental Health Awareness Initiative For Teachers
(MHAI) is now
available for all schools from September.
Contact the centre to arrange a workshop for your school staff .
Phone:  071 9138700

Senior Cycle PE Status Update, Framework Overview and a Focus on Sport Education

The session will outline the current changes afoot, as well as providing a detailed explanation of the new
Senior Cycle PE framework.

Venue: Sligo Education Centre
Dates: October 26th (7pm - 9pm)
Register here

Coding for Beginners

  • Basic Coding: Become familiar with the key components of Scratch.

  • Learn how to set up a teacher account and class usernames.

  • Create interactive  cards and animations

Venue: Sligo Education Centre
Date: date to be decided

Management Resource Hours more

Sligo Education Centre
Date: Thursday November 30 th  (5pm)

Facilitator: Grainne Macken



Autism: Parent and Professional Training

6 week programme   more

St Edwards NS, Sligo
DATE: 4th Oct to Nov 11th
(6 sessions)


Irish Heart’s CPR 4 Schools programme is an innovative programme designed for post-primary schools. It is quick and easy programme that equips teachers with the skills to deliver the training to their students. Using a train the trainer model Irish Heart prepares teachers to teach their students.more
How do teachers register?
Register your interest Here


Time Management-Calling all Principals as Leaders,Administrators & Classroom Teacher

Date:January 23rd, 4.30 - 6.30
Teresa Hand-Campbell, M.Sc.

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