The DEIS action plan provides for a standardised system for identifying levels of disadvantage and a new integrated School Support Programme (SSP).
A team of DEIS advisors from within the Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) provide support for Urban Band 1 and Urban Band 2 primary DEIS schools in the area of literacy and numeracy.
Phone: (01 435 8595
Address: Professional Development service for Teachers, Park West Business Park, Nangor Road, Clondalkin, Dublin 22
|Guidance CounsellorsSupervision for Guidance Counsellors offers guidance counsellors peer professional support facilitated by supervisors and an opportunity to access continuing professional development.|
Address: Guidance Counsellor Supervision, Monaghan Education Centre, Knockaconny, Armagh Road, Monaghan, H18 E890
Phone: (047) 74000
The Junior Certificate Schools Programme (JCSP) assists young people in making the Junior Certificate more accessible for those who may leave school without formal qualifications.
See also: www.pdst.ie
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Phone: (01) 4535487
Address: Junior Certificate School Programme, Curriculum Development Unit, City of Dublin ETB, Sundrive Road, Dublin12
|The National Behavioural Support Service (NBSS)provides support and expertise to post-primary schools experiencing difficulty coping with persistent and serious student disruption.|
Phone: (046) 909 3355
Address: National Behaviour Support Service,Navan Education Centre, Athlumney, Navan, Co Meath, C15 RK03
Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) offers school support and teacher professional development. Support is provided regionally by multi-disciplinary teams who work closely with the Education Centre Network.
Phone: (01) 4358595
Address: Professional Development Service for Teachers, Park West Business Park, Nangor Road, Clondalkin, Dublin 22.
Project Maths Development Team (PMDT)involves the introduction of revised syllabuses for both the Junior and Leaving Certificate Mathematics.
Phone: (01) 857 6400
Address: Project Maths Development Team, Drumcondra Education Centre, Drumcondra, Dublin 9.
The Special Education SupportService (SESS) provides a range of supports for school personnel working with students (primary and post-primary) with special educational needs.
Phone: (021) 425 4241 Fax: (021) 425 5647
Address: Special Education Support Service, Cork Education Support Centre, The Rectory, Western Road, Cork, T12 KC86
The Teacher Education Section holds details of Department funded programmes in the area of Special Education.
Summer Course Programme makes training courses available to teachers over the summer months. Its main objectives are the advancement of teachers’ pedagogic and management skills.
See also: www.ecdrumcondra.ie
Address: Summer Course Programme, Drumcondra Education Centre, Drumcondra, Dublin 9.
Phone: (01) 857 6433
The Teacher Professional Network Scheme (TPN)is a teacher organisation which affords professional peer support to members.
See also www.blackrockec.ie
Phone: (01) 2365000
Address: The TPN Administrator, Blackrock Education Centre, Kill Avenue, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, A96 EW01
The Centre for School Leadership (CSL) has responsibility for the continuum of professional development for school leaders, from pre-appointment training and induction of newly appointed principals, to continuing professional development throughout careers.
Phone: 065 6845510
Address: Clare Education Centre, Government Offices, Kilrush Road, Ennis, Co. Clare