Category Archives: Update

  • Cabinteely CS LCCS students smiling at their win

    Leaving Certificate Computer Science Quiz 2023

    Congratulations to the 6th Year Computer Science students in Cabinteely CS for coming 1st last week in the LC CS CESI Quiz (teacher: Aoife O’Rourke). They won the €200 voucher kindly sponsored by The four finalists were: 5th Year CS Terenure College (teacher: Ollie Cosgrave), 5th Year CS Adamstown CC (teacher: Suzanne Linnane) and 5th […]

  • quiz illustration

    CESI LC CS 2022 Online Quiz

    Thanks to all the teachers and students who took part in this year’s online quiz. We hope you had some fun doing it and that some healthy competition emerged between classes!1st prize to 5th Year/Walton class in Tullow Community School with 45 points (Cleona McCann’s class)! You’ve won a €100 voucher from  2nd Prize to […]

  • DIgital Schools Logo

    Digital Schools of Europe Award

    The Digital Schools of Europe Award – formally known as the Digital Schools of Distinction award – has recently been conferred upon 13 primary and post-primary schools in Ireland.  These schools received Digital Schools of Europe status in recognition of the strides they made during the recent school lockdowns to ensure the continuous provision of […]

  • Elizabeth being presented with award

    Elizabeth Oldham honoured by ESAI

    On Thursday 7th April, CESI executive member Elizabeth Oldham, was honoured by the Educational Studies Association of Ireland (ESAI) when she was presented with the 2022 ESAI Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding contribution to Irish education. Elizabeth has been a member of the ESAI for more than 40 years and was President of ESAI from […]

  • pSTEM logo

    Role Models in pSTEM

    CESI is a project partner for the project Role Models in pSTEM. The ‘Role Models in pSTEM: You can be what you can see’ project was created to highlight positive role models for young women in the subjects of physics, mathematics, computer science and engineering.

  • UDL

    Universal Design for Learning for Inclusion and Empowerment ISTE 2020

    Agenda Accessibility and UDL, Luis Pérez UDL Inclusion and Empowerment K12, Rhianon Gutierrez UDL Promotes Inclusion and Empowerment in Post Secondary, Dr Kimberley Coy UDL Promotes Inclusion, Empowerment and Hospitality, Helen DeWaard Thus, it was a comprehensive representation of the UDL framework where educators, leaders and students strive to achieve their respective learning outcomes in […]

  • How Covid 19 Accelerated the Digital Transformation for Education

    I recently had the pleasure to hear a session that took place during the ISTE 2020 conference late last year.  Here are some of the comments I took from it that I think would resonate with an Irish audience. Chair Hardeep Gulati Panel: Ivan Casanova, Ciera Leidheisl, Kimberly Nidy, Dr. Donald Robertson, Tracy Smith, Dr. […]