For teachers in the North West of the country, Sligo I.T. have informed us of a seminar in the College on Thursday next 23rd October from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. which may be of interest to teachers of technology subjects.
Technoteachers National Conference
The 2014 National Conference will be held on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th October in the Radisson Blu Hotel in Limerick.
Gill & Macmillan have informed us that Trevor Hickey’s new book, CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY: Designing Sustainable Homes is now available to purchase.
I'm an Engineer (get me out of here)
An online X-Factor style competition for engineers where students are the judges. Students get to interact with engineers online, and it's totally free for schools.
Click the link below to view the winning entry in the Film Makers section of the 2014 Irish Junior Mini Sumo Robot Tournament organised by Robotics Ireland in conjunction with Science Foundation Ireland and PDST.
The video was made by Cian Ruane and Shane Mc Cormick, both 5th Yr students in St. Gerald's College, Castlebar.
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Sample1st Year Technology workshop project. The format and layout is based on the style of the PDST Activity Sheets. This resource is provided by Shane Comisky, Adamstown Community School.
Mini Sumo Robot
CPD Workshop notes and resources are now available under the "Events" menu option.
Introduction to the PIC. CPD Workshop notes available from the following link.