Summer Courses 2014 Closing Soon!

Just a reminder to TeachNet Summer Course participants that the closing date for online courses this year is this coming Friday August 22nd. All Course must be finished by then, including posting to all five module forums and having your reflective learning log and CPD Record uploaded. Please ensure you allow yourself enough time to have both submitted. If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to…

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Summer Course Special 2014

In the light of the recent update to EPV day entitlements… Complete one online course and claim 3 EPV days Complete two online courses and claim 4 EPV days Complete three online courses and claim 5 EPV days TeachNet are running a time limited “Pay for two get one free” offer. Whether you want to complete three courses and avail of the extra EPV days or if you and two…

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What is a MOOC?

I have just enrolled in a MOOC in the past week and I am excited about engaging with the content and the learners on the course. I hear you ask what is a MOOC? Well a MOOC is short for a Massive Open Online Course and they are now becoming very common ways for people from around the world to learn. If you want to learn more about MOOCs can…

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TeachNet Autumn Courses 2013

Following on from another busy summer of summer course delivery, TeachNet’s Autumn online course programme is now live with 12 online courses designed to help both primary and second-level teachers get the most out of technology in their classrooms. All our courses are designed “by teachers, for teachers” using the best interactive e-learning technology and provide practical ideas for using ICT creatively. ​New for 2013 is our first course to…

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TeachNet CPD 2013 Offer Extended!

Due to demand we have decided to extend our July special offer until Friday August 16th. Simply book two places on any of  our online courses and get a €40 discount. That’s saving of over 20% on regular pricing and only €69 per course. To avail of this offer simply enrol for your preferred two courses here and then email cpd@teachnet.ie or call 01-4806208 to have the discount applied. Spaces…

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TeachNet CPD July Special 2013

For a limited time only, book two places on any of  our online courses and get a €40 discount. That’s saving of over 20% on regular pricing and only €69 per course. To avail of this offer simply enrol for your preferred two courses here and then email cpd@teachnet.ie or call 01-4806208 to have the discount applied. Spaces are strictly limited so book now! For summer 2013, TeachNet are offering…

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TeachNet Online Courses Summer 2013

For summer 2013, TeachNet are offering 12 EPV day approved online courses, to help you and your school achieve effective ICT integration into teaching and learning, including our first course to focus specifically on tablet computing and mobile learning entitled “Enhancing Literacy and Numeracy with the iPad or Tablet”. TeachNet’s online courses bring together the expertise of St. Patrick’s College and the practical approach of our course authors. All TeachNet…

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Triptico Tools For Teachers

Triptico (www.triptico.co.uk ) is an excellent resource for teachers to use in conjunction with their interactive whiteboards that currently contains around 20 different interactive resources – all of which can be easily edited, adapted and saved for later use. Because Triptico is an application that runs on your computer (it runs on Adobe Air, so it’s compatible with both Macs and PCs), it can be used with any make and…

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Autumn Online Courses Now Enrolling

Following on from another busy summer of summer course delivery, TeachNet’s Autumn online course programme is now live with 14 online courses designed to help both primary and second-level teachers get the most out of technology in their classrooms. All our courses are designed “by teachers, for teachers” using the best interactive e-learning technology and provide practical ideas for using ICT creatively. ​ Courses are available online and cost €89.…

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Coursera

​One of the buzz words to catch my attention over the summer months is that of Coursera (http://www.coursera.com), a company founded by two professors from Stanford University with the intention of making available online courses and content from universities across the world to anyone who wishes to access them – for free. Perhaps the most notable things about this project is the speed at which it has progressed. Launched less…

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