ISLE: Island Socio-scientific Learning Environments

Ref: 01/27/2017 - 13 - North
Name: Dr. Tom McCloughlin
Email Address: tom.mccloughlin@dcu.ie
Phone Number: 00353 86 3997054
Institution Address: Dublin City University
Seeking a partner/s in: Northern Ireland

To collaborate on raising awareness in student teachers of the rich heritage of the islands exploring the natural and environmental heritage and how this informs vernacular art, crafts, and linguistic development. The project will involve focusing on the County Antrim and County Dublin islands and will involve auditing and developing student teachers’ perceptions of islands and their communities, the cultural importance and the environmental situation employing mathematical evaluation techniques of student perceptions.