21st Century Skills – Learning Platform

Presented by: Emer O'Keeffe

Spotlight provides school communities with a new teaching and learning experience using hybrid learning and digital accreditation. Particpants will see an engaging way of teaching essential competencies that are linked to the Senior Cycle Key Skills Framework. Participants will get an insight into a robust framework to endorse and award digital badges on reflection of the evidence of learning and competency. They will be encouraged to foster an appreciation of lifelong learning in their students.

Presenter Biography:

Emer is a qualified and experienced Career Guidance Counsellor and Teacher. Understanding the need for the explicit teaching of skills, Emer created Spotlight to develop and showcase transferable skills of Senior Cycle students. Currently providing content on the now nationwide Department of Education pilot programme ‘Re-imaginging Work Experience’.