PDST LITERACY CONFERENCE 2015 - UNLOCKING THE DOOR TO LEARNING

ENHANCING LEARNING THROUGH CLASSROOM TALK
 
 

Speaking and listening enhances learning! A variety of approaches and resources supporting speaking and listening will be explored in this workshop as well as opportunities for communication in a language rich learning environment.

 

PRESENTER BIOGRAPHIES

 

 

Marie Clynes is a post-primary teacher on secondment from Pobalscoil Neasáin, Baldoyle, Dublin where she taught English, History, CSPE and Religion prior to being seconded to the PDST in 2013. As an advisor with the PDST, Marie delivers workshops and supports post-primary schools in focusing on the improvement of teaching and learning through literacy and SSE as well as supporting teachers of English. 
 
 
Amy Kilcline is a post-primary teacher on secondment from Presentation Secondary, Thurles where she taught English, Geography and Religion prior to being seconded to the PDST in 2014. As an advisor with the PDST, Amy supports the Leaving Certificate Applied Programme and works with schools on the improvement of teaching and learning across the curriculum, through literacy, school self-evaluation as well as supporting teachers of English. 
 
 
WORKSHOP MATERIAL