Knowing Our Place – From Stardust to Sand

Monday, 1 Jul 2019 – Friday, 5 Jul 2019

9:30am – 2:00pm

A DES Approved CPD Teachers Course facilitated by Sr Colette Kane O.P.

Date:        Monday 1st July to Friday 5th July 2019

Cost:        €90 (includes a delicious freshly prepared organic lunch using our own organic farm produce) inclusive of the deposit.

Deposit:   €20

Time:       9.30am to 2pm

To book, please pay deposit and register below.

To confirm your booking please send us an email to include your teaching council number –

This course is aimed at:

  • Providing teachers with the confidence and competence to teach the story of the universe, the effects of global warming and the necessity of environmental awareness and care.
  • Helping students develop a sense of place through communicative methods; to know their place – from the story the universe to the local school environment.
  • Fostering the curiosity of students and developing environmental awareness and care of the environment. The main curriculum areas covered by the course are Science and Geography.

Please note that attendance to all 5 days is essential for certification.

Event Location

An Tairseach
Kilmantin Hill
Wicklow Town, Wicklow, A67 YX26

Event Fees

Course Deposit
€ 20.00
Full Course Fee
€ 90.00