TAP - Sligo Education Centre

Sligo Education Centre
Ionad Oideachais Shligigh
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Teacher Artist Partnership+ - for enhancing Arts and Creativity in Education in Ireland

Venue: Carraroe  N.S
Dates: July 1st - 5th (9.30am - 2pm)
Fee: No Charge

Teacher Artist Partnership+ (TAP+) is a creativity rich summer course that supports professional development through wellbeing, relationships and creative partnership for teachers and artists /creative practitioners. Participants create, explore and collaborate to enhance arts and creativity in education through creative process, critical reflection, collaboration and enjoyment.
Apply for a free in-school TAP+ Residency for your students too!
During the summer course teachers will have the opportunity to apply for a TAP+ Residency to take place in partnership with a creative practitioner from their summer course and their students in the school year 2024/2025. Each Education Support Centre will have 8 Residencies for participating teachers on the TAP+ Summer Course.
Teacher Artist Partnership+ Summer Course Aims:
  • To support participants in planning, implementing, and assessing creativity rich experiences in partnership with children through curriculum and school policy.
  • To enable participants to support children in developing creativity, voice and agency through TAP+.
  • To highlight the potential of creative engagement in supporting and developing equality, diversity and inclusion in the school environment.
  • To sustainably enhance the national programme of school-based creative learning by supporting teachers and creative practitioners to develop professional relationships, knowledge, and skills necessary to work in partnership with children.

ATU Campus, Ballinode,Co Sligo.
Tel: (071) 9138700

Contact Us:
Web: www.ecsligo.ie

Contact Us:
Web: www.ecsligo.ie

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