Webinar - Getting Ready for Secondary School: A Parent's Guide

The transition from Primary to Secondary school is an exciting time in a young person’s life. This presentation has been designed to support you in preparing your student to make the best start they can in their new school.  Covid 19 has made this a very difficult year for us all. Levels of anxiety around Covid are easily transferred to other areas of life. This presentation is designed to provide information, allay fears, and offer solutions to common problems faced by students in this time of transition.

Key areas addressed:

Junior Cycle key points to note.

Choosing Subjects

Supporting teens to manage change.

Identifying common areas of concern.

Getting excited about my new school 

Tips and supports to be ready for your new school.

Student workbook and parent resource pack provided.

Tuesday 11th May 2021 from 5pm-6pm – 

REGISTER at: https://eckildare-ie.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_b2mvNNFdSamGi2ovph54Jw

Presenter - Gráinne Mulcahy a fulltime teacher, Chaplain, Restorative Practices Tutor, Teaching in Gorey Community School and Adult Education Night School. Currently in Year 4 Doctorate in Education, TCD. Extensive experience in Junior Cycle CPD. Key areas of interest are teaching and learning, assessment, restorative practices, mindfulness and lifelong learning. Delivering practical quality professional development since 2009

Event Properties

Event Date 11-05-2021 5:00 pm
Event End Date 11-05-2021 6:00 pm
Capacity 300
Cut off date 10-05-2021
Individual Price Free
Speaker Gráinne Mulcahy
Number Hours 1
Location ON-LINE
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