Junior Cycle - Home Economics

Welcome


Subject Analysis

 

Click here to access the 2016 subject analysis spreadsheet

 

News Updates

 

Information on our Autumn workshops will be available shortly.  We look forward to meeting you all and working with you in the coming weeks.
 
Access a range of resources on how sugar affects the human brain.  See the News section for more information.
 
 
We have recently updated the Curriculum Resources section of our website.  Please check out the resources available, which are organised by syllabus topic.
 
 
New Website
This website contains interesting links and excellent resources on a very current topic.  Check out the videos section, which contains a selection of videos on balanced diets, food safety and balancing physical activity and energy.
 

 

For School Based Support
 

All schools can apply for subject based support. To avail of school based support for Home Economics, follow this link to our online form .

 

For Additional Support

 

The Association of Teachers of Home Economics (ATHE) also provide Continuous Professional Development courses, workshops and an annual conference to support post-primary Home Economics teachers in Ireland.  PDST collaborate with ATHE.  For further information, please go to www.athe-ireland.com

 

PDST Support

 

Esther Herlihy is the Administrator and is based in Navan Education Centre, Athlumney, Navan, Co. Meath

E-mail address: estherherlihy@pdst.ie