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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

21 st Century Learning Design  
This Information Evening will enable educators to think about designing deeper learning environments which in turn help students develop key skills for living in the 21st century.
Venue: Sligo Education Centre
Date:Oct 19th (5pm)

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

Review of Leaving Certificate English Workshop

  • Workshop will look at the following: -

  • Review of LC English papers 1 and 2 2017

  • Addressing the question

  • Planning the response

  • Improving expression  Introducing the 2 new poets, Kennelly and Lawrence

Venue: Sligo Education Centre
Wednesday October 18th  7pm
Frances Rock

Improve Your Powerpoint Presentations
New Powerpoints can be created or old Powerpoints freshened up.
Topics include inserting video and/or audio into Powerpoint slides, useful shortcuts, working with images, animations, design templates, how Powerpoint interacts with other software, with lots of useful tips and tricks.

Venue: Sligo Education Centre
Date: November 8th (4.30pm)

Register here

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: Saturday, October 26th (7pm - 9pm)
Register here


Science Teachers Association
invite you to

'An Introduction to
Junior Cycle Science in
conjunction with the JCT'.


Venue: Sligo Education Centre
Date: November 7th
( 7.00p.m)
Register HERE

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

Self-Care and Mindful Awareness Day Retreat for the Teacher

Within this ‘Teacher Breathing Space,’ day course, a space will be opened more


Venue: Diamond Coast Hotel,Enniscrone
Date:11th November 2017
Time: 10.00am - 3.00p.m



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

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


Autism: Parent and Professional Training

6 week programme   more

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


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