Carlow Education Centre

To support teaching and learning in the local school communities and develop local networks for professional development of educators.


Latest Courses-Post Primary

1. A Strategy for Using iPads in  Schools.

This is a basic course giving strategic advice on using iPads with an emphasis on Maths and Digital Audio Books. We will also you be looking at Irish Vocabulary Builders on YouTube. Length : 60 Minutes

Venue: Computer Room Holy Family BNS Askea Date: Wednesday 12th February 7.00pm to 8.00pm

To book, text name,& school to  

087 2079448 

2. Using YouTube to enhance Irish Vocabulary.

This is an introduction to over 200 Irish Vocabulary booklets and other books as Gaeilge located on YouTube. These range from Vocabulary builders, Nathanna Cainte, Old Irish Readers etc. Even Peig gets a look in!! 

Venue : Computer Room Holy Family BNS Askea Length: 60minutes.

Date: Wednesday 26th February 7.00pm to 8.00pm

Suitable for anyone with an interest in Irish. 

To book, text name,& school to  087 2079448 


Latest Courses - Primary

Webinar - 1 hour

Google Drive, Google Classroom and Seesaw

This webinar will outline some of the core concepts of using and implementing Google Drive and Google Classroom in your own school and classroom.

Some ideas will be presented on how to get up and running with these online education tools and how best to use them in your classroom. In addition to this, you will explore how to use Seesaw in conjunction with Google to get the most from your online learning environment. 
Date: Thursday 25th June Time: 11.00 am for one hour.

Tutor: Jason Burns 
To sign on for course please email and a link to the webinar will be sent to you.

 CPD for the Primary Language Curriculum and Digital Learning

Further information here

Newly Qualified Teachers

NQT Workshops

NQT courses in Carlow are administered by  Wexford Education Centre. 

Contact the Wexford centre at 0539239100 or online at to register.

Summer Courses

We have cancelled three of our Summer courses due to Covid.

The "Weaving Wellbeing" course is being offered online by Outside The Box ( OTB).

The course qualifies for EPV days and the cost is €59.00.

The link to the online Weaving Well-Being course is


Contact Us

Phone: 087 20 79 448

Postal: Rutland, Carlow R93E1X3