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Welcome to the School of Education

A community created through a passion for teaching and research in education; a place where staff and students feel included, nurtured, empowered to lead, learn, flourish and are valued. We are a community of educators for educators.

News & Announcements

22 Jan 2024

New Edited Book: Research with Children and Young People in Physical Education and Youth Sport

Well done to Dr Fiona Chambers and colleagues on the recent publication of their new edited book. This innovative book presents a new framework for researchers in the field of physical education and youth sport. By examining the complex interplay between values, voice and ethics within the research process, it showcases how the CREATE Principles for Research Design can facilitate meaningful research with/for children and young people.    
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Praxis in Motion
10 Jan 2024

Launch of School of Education Podcast

The School of Education have recently launched a new podcast entitled “Praxis in Motion: teachers and researchers in dialogue”.
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18 Dec 2023

Postgraduate Diploma in Further, Adult and Community Education

The Postgraduate Diploma in Further, Adult and Community Education will have its first intake in September 2024. The course is custom built for teachers in the Further, Adult and Community Education sector to enable them to meet the needs of their students. The programme was professionally accredited by the Teaching Council in July 2023. It will equipe students with the knowledge, skills and professional attitudes and values required to teach in a variety of settings in the Further Education sector such as Youthreach, PLC programmes, Further Education Colleges, Training Centres, Private Training Companies and broader Adult and Community Education settings.  Further information about the programme can be found at: https://www.ucc.ie/en/ace-pdface/
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Dr Declan Kennedy receiving Long Service Award from Professor John O'Halloran, UCC President
13 Dec 2023

Long Service Awards 2023

Congratulations to our colleague Dr Declan Kennedy who recently received a ‘Long Service Award’ from UCC for 25 years’ service.
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