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Date : Monday 3rd to Friday 7th July

Looking and Responding- a Springboard for Creativity”

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  • Introduction to the life and work of the artists Picasso, Kandinsky, Mondrian, Matisse, Seurat, Van Gough, Warhol, Thiebaud Klimt and Triglia

*To encourage the examination of these works and develop an awareness of the visual elements.

*To isolate and examine particular styles and methods employed by the artists.

*To understand the ways in which the artist acquired and transformed ideas into visual form.

*To use this understanding to generate ideas for the participants own personal expression resulting in original artworks.


Venue:  Presentation College, Carlow

Time: 9.30am  to 2.00 pm daily

Tutor  Deirdre Fleming

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Utilising ICT to enhance Literacy, Numeracy, Gaeilge agus Stair Áitiúl.
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To provide classroom proven digital Literacy, Numeracy, Gaeilge, General Knowledge and Local History resources to all participating teachers. See the Download section of for access to a range of these digital resources. 

 To demonstrate to participants how to effectively use these resources. Also, there will be opportunities for participants to share their favourite ICT resources with fellow teachers.

 To encourage participants to evaluate these resources with a view to adapting these programs where appropriate in their own classrooms.

 By bringing teachers on field trips to excellent historical sites in the Carlow area, hopefully teachers will bring their own classes to these sites where appropriate. 

By visiting these historic sites, participants will have a greater appreciation of the wonderful history of Carlow.

 To encourage participants to create and share their own resources. A concrete example of this John Farrell’s  General Knowledge bank of 3,000 questions available on our school blog at Download’s section.

 Venue  Askea Boys NS, Askea, Carlow

Time    9.30am  to 2.00 pm daily

Tutor John Farrell, Liam Kelly

Booking: Sorry this course is now full.