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FÉILTE 2020


This year, due to COVID-19 social distancing measures, FÉILTE is going online!

Please see:
Attendee Programme
HERE
Expo Area Guide
HERE
FAQs
HERE

Throughout 2020 we have all seen how the teaching community really did 'Connect to Collaborate' and the FÉILTE 2020 theme of 'Empathy with our Communities' is more relevant than ever.

From a screen near you we look forward to seeing you attend virtually on Saturday the 3rd of October and checking out all FÉILTE 2020 has to offer from 10:30am - 4:30pm. 

FÉILTE 2020 will have more choice than ever for attendees and will feature a packed programme full of live and interactive content as well as live connectivity with speakers, participants and fellow attendees!

Speakers

 
Former President of Ireland, Mary Robinson will feature in a keynote interview with Tomás Ó Ruairc as well as an Q&A segment with the online audience. Mary Robinson is currently Adjunct Professor for Climate Justice in Trinity College Dublin and Chair of The Elders.

Deputy Director of the Teaching Council, Phil Fox, will be live in studio as the FÉILTE 2020 Host and will chair a live Panel Discussion.

Showcases & Workshops


Attendees will be able to visit online Showcases & Workshops led by teachers across all three sectors that will cover a variety of themes including:

  • Collaborative Practice
  • Cross Curricular
  • Digital
  • STEM
  • Teaching Methodologies
  • Languages
  • Wellbeing
  • Inclusion
  • And more!

FÉILTE Meets


All of your favourite FÉILTE Meets are also going online, attendees will be able to check out TeachMeets, LeadershipMeet and ResearchMeet.

StudentMeet will feature as a live Panel Discussion.

Attendees


Attendees can connect and interact throughout the entire event through the live FÉILTE chat and live video one-on-ones.

We look forward to seeing you attend the very first online FÉILTE!

Make sure to register for your ticket now and we will see you on Saturday the 3rd of October 2020!

*Please note the FÉILTE 2020 event programme is subject to change

*If you do not see your registration confirmation mail after registering your ticket to FÉILTE 2020, please check your spam/junk folder as some mail services may filter it to this folder.

Schedule

· Stage
Butterfly Lockdown Stories, Welcome & Opening Talks
Welcome by Minister for Education & Skills, Norma Foley & Chairperson of The Teaching Council, Seán McMahon
Phil Fox Seán McMahon Norma Foley
· Stage
Live Keynote Interview with Mary Robinson, Former President of Ireland
Hosted by Tomás Ó Ruairc
Tomás Ó Ruairc Mary Robinson
· Stage
Teaching and Learning During a Pandemic: Challenges and Opportunities
Live Panel Discussion chaired by Phil Fox
Phil Fox
· Stage
Live Closing Talks Before Break
Closing Talks before break by Tomás Ó Ruairc
Tomás Ó Ruairc
· Sessions
ResearchMeet
· Networking
Networking Area Opens for Live Attendee Video One-on-Ones
Connect with your fellow attendees in the live Networking area!
· Expo
Showcases, Workshops & TeachMeets Library Opens in Expo Area
Check out the FÉILTE 2020 booths and chat live with Presenters!
· Sessions
Live Wellbeing Workshop - Self Care & Wellbeing for Teachers
Presented by Katherine McKenna
· Sessions
Live STEM Workshop - Juggling Quadratic Equations and other Maths Applications
Presented by Sean Mc Weeney
· Sessions
Live Inclusion Workshop - Understanding and Supporting your Dyslexic Learners
Presented by Caoimhe O' Malley
· Sessions
Live Digital Workshop - Quick ICT Wins for Engagement in the Classroom
Presented by Stephen Daly
· Stage
From the Lecture Room to the Classroom: How Research Enhances Practice across the Teaching Continuum
Live StudentMeet Panel
· Sessions
Live Wellbeing Workshop - Ubuntu Learning; Empathy and Community in Education through Restorative Practice
Presented by Michelle Stowe
· Sessions
Live Inclusion Workshop - Unconscious Bias Training: Promoting Inclusion and Equity For All
Presented by Deirdre O'Neill
· Sessions
Live Digital Workshop - Harnessing TEL to Lead Change in Apprentice Programmes
Presented by Edel Gavan, Brendan Geraghty & Siobhan Magner
· Sessions
Live Cross Curricular Workshop - Connecting Through Creativity
Presented by Jennifer Buggie, Vera McGrath & Susan O'Keeffe
· Sessions
TeachMeet
· Expo
ResearchMeet Booth Opens
· Sessions
LeadershipMeet
· Expo
StudentMeet Graduate Research Booth Opens
· Sessions
Live Wellbeing Workshop - Giving Students a Voice: Restorative Practice in the Post-Primary School
Presented by Claire Tuttlebee
· Sessions
Live Digital & STEM Workshop - How Data and Visual Literacy Tools Enhance Student Engagement and Learning
Presented by Jennifer Stack
· Sessions
Live Teaching Methodologies Workshop - A Guide to Critical Thinking for Second Level Students
Presented by Darren Clancy
· Sessions
Live Collaborative Practice Workshop - The Power and Capacity of Purposeful Reflection
Presented by Thomas Ahern, Sinéad McDonald & Joe McEvoy

Speakers

Mary Robinson

Former President of Ireland, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Chair of The Elders

Norma Foley

Minister for Education

Seán McMahon

Chair of The Teaching Council

Tomás Ó Ruairc

Director of The Teaching Council

Phil Fox

FÉILTE Host, Deputy Director of The Teaching Council

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The Teaching Council

FÉILTE is the Teaching Council’s annual Festival of Education in Learning and Teaching Excellence.

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Booths

Live StudentMeet Booth

StudentMeet Graduate Research

Lockdown Stories

Check out Lockdown Stories from across the country here!

ResearchMeet Booth

View ResearchMeet Projects Here!

LeadershipMeet Video Booth

View the LeadershipMeet Videos Here

TeachMeet Video Booth

TeachMeet Videos Booth

S1 - The Benefits of Hosting a [email protected] Fair

STEM Showcase

S2 - The Power of Reading Aloud

Teaching Methodologies Showcase

S3 - In Our Digital Age, Should We Forget about Letter Writing?

Collaborative Practice Showcase

W1 - Students with ASD Accessing RSE - Preliminary Research Findings

Inclusion Workshop

W2 - Reading Sleepover Night

Languages Workshop

W3 - Media Training for Educators

Communication Training Workshop

T1 - Student Engagement in Collaborative Learning

Collaborative Practice TeachMeet

T2 - Teaching Hands-on Science at Home

STEM TeachMeet

TeachMeet

TeachMeet

S4 - Tusla Education Support Service

Inclusion Showcase

S5 - Maths Week Ireland

STEM Showcase

S6 - Teaching & Learning Website

Collaborative Practice Showcase

W4 - Formative Assessment using Digital Portfolio

Digital Workshop

W5 - Suite Success at Dominican College - Enhancing Learning with G Suite

Digital Workshop

W6 - Problem-solving with Highly-able Mathematics Students

STEM Workshop

T4 - Jigsaw Learning - A Discovery and Collaborative Student-centered Based Learning Approach for Any Classroom

Teaching Methodologies TeachMeet

T5 - How to Find the Best School Tours & In-School Workshops

Teaching Methodologies TeachMeet

T6 - PHATT Maths Lessons: Components of an Engaging Maths Class

STEM TeachMeet

S7 - Enhanced Learning & Participation - School Tours & Workshops

Teaching Methodologies Showcase

S8 - What Can You Learn From a Juggling Mathematician?

Teaching Methodologies Showcase

S9 - #DigitalCitizenship in Youthreach

Digital Showcase

W7 - Creating Interactive Activities & Quiz Board Games Using Battery & Motor Operated Circuits

STEM Workshop

W8 - Demonstrating Inclusive Science

Inclusion Workshop

W9 - The Power and Capacity of Purposeful Reflection

Collaborative Practice Workshop

T7 - Meeting The Transition Year Objectives With Online Course Creation

Digital TeachMeet

T8 - Digital Games in the Classroom- Bridging The Gap Between Industry and Education

STEM TeachMeet

T9 - Next Steps Donegal - A Transition Guide for Students with ASD

Collaborative Practice TeachMeet

S10 - MakeThatCourse - A New Exciting Online Transition Year Programme

Digital Showcase

S11 - Formative Assessment using Digital Portfolio

Digital Showcase

S12 - Flourish Community of Practice for Wellbeing and Creativity in Education

Wellbeing Showcase

W10 - Learning to be a Learner - Introducing My Learner ID

Assessment Workshop

W11 - Join the Musical Futures Just Play Band

Inclusion Workshop

W12 - When Will I Ever Use This? Understanding the Need for Algebra

STEM Workshop

T10 - From Apathy to Action: Encouraging Purposeful Student Engagement with the Writing Process

Inclusion TeachMeet

T11 - STEAM: Creating Interactive Activities Using Battery & Motor Circuits for Curricular Topics

STEM TeachMeet

T12 - The Learning Adventure Map

Cross Curricular TeachMeet

S13 - Time to Collaborate

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S14 - WeMe: An Online Professional Network for Teachers: Connect, Collaborate, Create!

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S15 - Training Hope and Resilience in Vulnerable Early School Leavers (THRIVE)

Wellbeing Showcase

W13 - Young Social Innovators: Building a Force for Good through Youth-led Innovation

Inclusion Workshop

W14 - Autumn Halloween Movement Drama Dance

Wellbeing Workshop

W15 - Public Speaking is POWER. Let's emPOWER All of our Students With These Skills. LET's Stand.

Wellbeing Workshop

T13 - Restorative Practice - 'Giraffe Talk'

Wellbeing TeachMeet

T14 - Cross-College Collaboration in WWETB

Collaborative Practice TeachMeet

T15 - Sparking Joy in the Classroom

Physical Classroom Environment TeachMeet

S16 - Next Steps Donegal

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S17 - Teaching and Learning about the SDGS

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S18 - Bridging the Gap in Numeracy and Literacy

Collaborative Practice Showcase

W16 - Effectuation Theory in Education

Teaching Methodologies Workshop

W17 - Community of Practice IN Practice

Collaborative Practice Workshop

W18 - Connected: Addressing Emerging Technologies in the Post-Primary Classroom

Digital Workshop

T16 - Work Experience in the Oireachtas for Irish Speaking Students

TY Work Experience TeachMeet

T17 - Young Social Innovators: Building a Force for Good through Youth-led Innovation

Inclusion TeachMeet

T18 - How to Begin the Public Speaking Training Process for Primary and Secondary School Teacher

Wellbeing TeachMeet

S19 - Embedding Formative Assessment using Digital Portfolios at Dominican College

Digital Showcase

S20 - Problem-solving with Highly-able Mathematics Students

STEM Showcase

S21 - Employer Engagement - Establishing the Killester College Internship Programme

Collaborative Practice Showcase

W19 - Teaching and Learning with Google for Education

Digital Workshop

W20 - Emotional Regulation for an Inclusive Classroom

Inclusion Workshop

W21 - Explorers Schools Programme - Collaborating to bring the Ocean to the Classroom

Cross Curricular Workshop

T19 - Exploring Bounded Thinking and Multiple Solutions

Teaching Methodologies TeachMeet

T20 - A Student Evaluation of Junior Cycle Science

STEM TeachMeet

T21 - Interactive Teaching and Learning with Google for Education

Digital TeachMeet

S22 - Mindfulness in schools

Wellbeing Showcase

S23 - Managing My Leisure Time (Wellbeing Course)

Wellbeing Showcase

S24 - Ability Week

Inclusion Showcase

W22 - Artful Learning: To Think Is To Feel

Arts Education Workshop

W22.5 - Artful Learning: To Think Is To Feel (Student Videos)

Arts Education Workshop

W23 - Bio-Diversity - Sustainability - Mindfulness - Creativity & 21 Century Digital Learning

Collaborative Practice Workshop

T22 - TeachMeet

Professional Learning TeachMeet

W24 - The Great Escape - Cross-Curricular Creative Problem-Solving

Cross Curricular Workshop

W25 - Creating an LGBT+ Inclusive Primary School

Inclusion Workshop

T23 - Creating an LGBT+ Inclusive Primary School

Inclusion TeachMeet

S25 - Creating an LGBT+ Inclusive Primary School

Inclusion Showcase

S26 - The Great Escape

Cross Curricular Showcase

S27 - Reflective Practice Strategies to Build Learning and Leadership Capacity

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S28 - Facilitating Learner Voice in the Classroom

Teaching Methodologies Showcase

S29 - Encourage Yourself Encourage Others

Wellbeing Showcase

S30 - Lesson Study

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S31 - Young Social Innovators - Building a Force for Good

Inclusion Showcase

S32 - Better When You're Dancing

Wellbeing Showcase

S33 - LET's Stand', Public Speaking for Primary and Secondary Schools

Cross Curricular Showcase

S34 - Incorporating Learners' Voice in Teaching and Learning in Effective Curriculum Co-Design

Inclusion Showcase

S35 - Professional Cert/Dip Creativity & Innovation in Education

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S36 - Lesson Study as a Form of Collaborative Professional Development

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S37 - CESI.CS Community of Practice - Facilitator's Guide

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S38 - You're the Boss: Learner Voice on the DCU Ability Programme

Inclusion Showcase

S39 - Three Dimensions of Inquiry in Physics Education

Collaborative Practice Showcase

S40 - 21st Century Teaching and Learning with Google for Education

Digital Showcase

S41 - Bringing the Ocean into the Classroom - Collaboration in Action

Cross Curricular Showcase

S42 - PranaMinds Program

Inclusion Showcase

S43 - 21st Century Education: Sustainable Development Goals and Digital Literacy

STEM Showcase

S44 - Pobalscoil Inbhear Scéine in Colloboration with My Canine Companion, Autism Service Dogs

Inclusion Showcase

S45 - To Develop an Understanding of Mathematical Concepts and Language Through Scientific Investigation

Cross Curricular Showcase

S46 - A Collaborative Art Project between TY Students and Adults with Disabilities

Collaborative Practice Showcase