PDST Technology in Education staff have written a number of articles on a variety of ICT-related topics. These have been printed in various magazines and newspapers. A selection of these are linked below.
Digital resources for the new school year.pdf (size 590.7 KB)
An article by Madeleine Murray from PDST Technology in Education, looking at digital resources for the new school year.
In Touch magazine, September 2020
Helping Pupils Remotely.pdf (size 138.5 KB)
Madeleine Murray, Jane McGarigle and Patrick Coffey look at how teachers are responding to the home-schooling requirement of the Covid pandemic.
In Touch magazine, May 2020
Benefits of a Scoilnet account.pdf (size 2.1 MB)
Patrick Coffey explains the benefits of using a Scoilnet Account
For In Touch magazine, April 2020
Online Safety Checklist for Teachers.pdf (size 136.5 KB)
Jane McGarrigle and the Webwise team present an online safety checklist for teachers.
For In Touch magazine, January / February 2020
Knowing what’s real and fake
Aoife McDonnell looks at guidelines for evaluating sources and how teachers can guide students to understand that not all information is reliable or accurate.
For In Touch magazine, November / December 2019
More resources to support your teaching available on Scoilnet.pdf (size 118.1 KB)
Patrick Coffey, PDST Technology in Education, looks at the various digital content provisions that are licensed by PDST TiE and made available through the Scoilnet portal.
For In Touch magazine, October 2019.
Digital Learning Actions for the New School Year.pdf (size 925.1 KB)
Madeleine Murray, PDST Technology in Education, looks at the practical ideas that teachers are taking at the start of the school year to enhance their digital learning path.
For In Touch magazine, September 2019.
Call for Entries to FÍS film awards competition.pdf (size 192.7 KB)
Aoife McDonnell describes the resources available to teachers from the Kitchen Chemistry section of the Science Hooks website while Bernie Meagher (IADT) calls for entries to the FÍS awards completion.
For In touch magazine, June 2019
Using Scoilnet’s collections to teach thematically.pdf (size 320.7 KB)
Patrick Coffey looks at the latest thematic collections on Scoilnet while Jane McGarrigle announces the Safer Internet Day 2019 award winners.
For in Touch Magazine, May 2019