A new edition of SSE Update has recently been published. The first article in this issue looks applying the SSE process to the development Modern Foreign Languages in post-primary schools. The second article examines step 6 in the SSE process and explores some ways that schools can monitor actions and evaluate progress. It’s available here.
A new edition of SSE Update has recently been published. The first article in this issue looks applying the SSE process to the development of STEM. The second article explores the relationship between whole-school priorities and improvement in provision at subject department level. It’s available here.
The Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh T.D. has reaffirmed his commitment to encouraging innovation and excellence in our education system by announcing a third call for inclusion in School Excellence Fund-DEIS which is worth approximately €550,000. This initiative supports schools to work together to identify innovative solutions to issues which are context specific and are aimed at tackling educational disadvantage and improving learning outcomes for students.
For more information on the School Excellence Fund see here.
To make an application click here.
Interested in becoming a Primary Inspector with the Department of Education and Skills? The Public Appointments Service launched a recruitment competition for Primary Inspectors on 10 May. The closing date for applications is 30 May 2019 at 3PM. Full details available here.
A new edition of SSE Update has recently been published. This issue examines how digital learning can be incorporated into the SSE process. It also reports on some of the early learning from the School Excellence Fund – Step-Up Initiative and, how a school might move through the investigation phase when the area of focus relates to Junior Cycle. It’s available here.