Knowing Our Place - From Stardust to Sand

Knowing Our Place – From Stardust to Sand

Monday, 6 Jul 2020 – Friday, 10 Jul 2020

9:30am – 2:00pm

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

Date:        Monday 6th July to Friday 10th July 2019

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

Deposit:   €20

Time:       9.30am to 2pm

To book, please pay deposit and register below.

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.

“A fantastic course, full of variety and hands on activities.  Speakers were all so knowledgeable and expert communicators.  A really great learning experience that I’ll be able to bring back to my school”

“The course had great variety of presentations and speakers and a good balance between listening and interactive activities.  It was superb!”

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