PDST Health & Wellbeing Team are delighted to offer a range of seminars to support the teaching of SPHE in Post-Primary school. All seminars come with full substitution and are open to all SPHE teachers. It is recommended that teachers complete the Introduction to SPHE prior to attending other courses. The courses are designed to support teachers that are using either the SPHE Syllabus or the Junior Cycle Short Course for SPHE. Full attendance by the same teacher at both days of two day courses is required.
Harbour book 157 smallBlackrock Education Centre has published a new book, written by Dr Séamus Cannon with Gráinne O'Malley and Colin Scudds.
You'd be Filled with Wonder tells the story of the 200 year old Dun Laoghaire Harbour.  This is a story of shipwrecks, forgotten heroes, prison ships & tordepoes! Above all it is a human story of poverty, hardship and true determination. 
Sure to appeal to people of all ages.
The cost is €9 and can be purchased in local shops or through our publishing website, www.becpublishing.com
Click on the title of this article to get details of dates and bookings.

This practical workshop will introduce participants to the key concepts, approaches and skills required to successfully introduce and grow Olympic Handball as part of a schools PE programme.  The workshop will be accompanied by a six week scheme of work, documents providing an overview of the rules, guidelines for schools, methods for tactics / technique and an explanation of the skills involved.
The College of Progressive Education is offering a QQI Level 5 & 6 Combined Special Needs Assistant Course, using Blackrock Education Centre as one of its venues.
The course is designed to meet the training needs of those working or volunteering as a Special Needs Assistant. The course aims to develop skills, knowledge and understanding of the role of the Special Needs Assistant and promote good practice among those working in the school system.  The course is €1,194 and begins January 23rd with 22 evenings 7pm - 9.30pm and 5 Saturdays 10am - 4pm over 6 months.Further details on price, dates and bookings can be found through this link - please note this course is not organised or run by Blackrock Education Centre.

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