Events - Archive: Teachers

16 Nov
Talk for Grown-ups: I Still Want to Go to Space

Join Dr Niamh Shaw in conversation as she shares the science of space travel in her naturally engaging and warm style. A talk for adults that will change your relationship with space and inspire you to embrace STEM in new and interactive ways

11 Nov
Exploring Winter Through Music: CPD for Teachers

Lorna McLaughlin, who is a member of the band The Henry Girls, will lead teachers in a hands-on music workshop working with songs and music material from our winter music show Tracks in the Snow which was commissioned by The Ark and written by The Henry Girls especially for young audiences.

8 Nov - 9 Nov
Children’s voices: Are we listening?

We welcome Kids’ Own Publishing Partnership who will host a 2-day sectoral event as part of its 20-year anniversary celebrations. In partnership with Dublin Book Festival.

21 Aug - 25 Aug
Teacher’s Course: Creative Music & Drama

Following the huge success in 2013 and 2016, we are excited to present this engaging arts summer course focussing on the two curriculum areas of Drama and Music.

14 Aug - 18 Aug
Teacher’s Course: A Visual Arts Approach

Due to popular demand, we are delighted to be presenting this course for the fourth year in a row. This hands-on, creative course focuses on a visual arts approach to exploring narrative, literacy & other subjects.

3 Jul - 7 Jul
Creative Writing in the Differentiated Classroom

This inspiring course aims to empower teachers to approach creative writing in the English curriculum with a greater self-confidence and expertise. Published writer, poet and primary school teacher Nell Regan will deliver course content that will develop and enhance your skills, helping you to build a resource of new ideas and approaches to literacy that is focussed on directly improving pupils’ learning outcomes.

15 Oct
An Online Tool for Easy Music Making in the Classroom

A CPD for Teachers introducing a specially designed online resource for primary music education called Dabbledoo Music.

22 Aug - 26 Aug
Teacher’s Course: A Visual Arts Approach

Due to popular demand, we are delighted to be presenting this course for a third year in a row. This hands-on, creative course focuses on a visual arts approach to exploring narrative, literacy & other subjects.

4 Jul - 8 Jul
Teacher’s Course: Creative Music & Drama

Following the huge success in 2013, we are excited to present this engaging arts summer course for primary school teachers. This course will focus on two curriculum areas: drama and music. In partnership with Dublin West Education Centre

11 Jun - 19 Jul
Early Years Workshops: Moving Pictures!

Dive into an underwater adventure with artist Paula Henihan for an interactive story-based session that will introduce very young children to simple animation forms. Ages 2-4