29-30 September 2011
Radisson Blu Farnham Estate Hotel, Cavan
The 9th annual SCoTENS conference took place in the Radisson Blu Farnham Estate Hotel in Cavan on Thursday 29-Friday 30 September, with the title ‘Promoting Literacy and Numeracy through Teacher Education’. The speakers included Professor Terezinha Nunes, Professor of Educational Studies at University of Oxford; Sir Bob Salisbury, Chair of the Northern Ireland Literacy and Numeracy Task Force; and Mr Harold Hislop, Chief Inspector at the Irish Department of Education and Skills.
The conference also saw the launch of three North-South SCoTENS reports on Teacher Education for Inclusion, Primary School Teachers’ experience of Healthy Eating within the Curriculum, and Disablist Bullying: An investigation of student teachers’ knowledge and confidence.
See the full conference programme.
Further details from Patricia McAllister at firstname.lastname@example.org or 028 [048 from Republic of Ireland] 3751 8282.