Advancing history education

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The past is never dead. It's not even past.
William Faulkner, Requiem for a Nun quoted by Barack Obama
Cork History Teachers Assoc.

EVENTS

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 2018-19

22nd SEPTEMBER: AGM AND TEACHER SEMINAR*

  • NEW JUNIOR CYCLE SPECIFICATION
    • PLANNING FOR FIRST YEAR HISTORY
    • TEACHING A FIRST YEAR LEARNING OUTCOME
  • AGM
  • PREPARING STUDENTS FOR THE LEAVING CERT RESEARCH STUDY REPORT (RSR)

20th OCTOBER: TEACHER SEMINAR*

  • TEACHMEET**
  • IDEAS FOR TRANSITION YEAR HISTORY
  • INTERPRETATING LEAVING CERT HISTORY ESSAY QUESTIONS
  • PROMOTING HISTORY IN SCHOOLS

17th NOVEMBER: LEAVING CERT STUDENT SEMINAR

  • THE RESEARCH STUDY REPORT (RSR)
  • THE DOCUMENTS BASED STUDY

26th JANUARY: TEACHER SEMINAR*

  • LEAVING CERT DOCUMENTS STUDY: LYNDON JOHNSON AND VIETNAM, 1963-68
  • NEW JUNIOR CYCLE HISTORY: PREPARING FOR CLASSROOM BASED ASSESSMENT 1 - THE PAST IN MY PLACE
  • PREPARING FOR THE LEAVING CERT HISTORY EXAM 2019

23rd MARCH: LEAVING CERT AND JUNIOR CERT STUDENT SEMINARS

LEAVING CERT

  • ESSAY TOPICS

JUNIOR CERT

  • PREPARATION FOR ALL SECTIONS OF THE EXAM

9th MAY: JUNIOR CYCLE TABLE QUIZ

12th JUNE: REVIEW OF THE STATE EXAMS 

 

* Please bring a device such as a laptop, tablet or smartphone when attending one of our teacher seminars.

** All members are welcome to present at our TeachMeet. Presentations can be on any aspect of teaching history and are limited to between 3 and 7 minutes duration. Please contact info(at)corkhta.ie if you wish to present.