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 2019-20

21ST SEPTEMBER: AGM AND TEACHER SEMINAR*

  • Planning & implementation of CBA1
  • AGM
  • Planning for new JC History Second Year Course
  • Exploring assessment in teh History classroom
  • Teaching The Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1956

19TH OCTOBER: TEACHER SEMINAR*

  • TEACHMEET**
    • Marking LC History 2019
    • First Year JC History
    • Ideas for teaching GAA/Conradh na Gaeilge in Second Year
  • Assessing the Nature of History (Strand 1)
  • Teaching The Moon Landing 1969

23RD NOVEMBER: LEAVING CERT STUDENT SEMINAR

  • THE RESEARCH STUDY REPORT (RSR)
  • THE DOCUMENTS BASED STUDY - THE USA CASE STUDIES

25TH JANUARY: TEACHER SEMINAR*

  • TEACHMEET**
    • HOW TO APPROACH THE TEACHING TOPICS IN LEAVING CERT HISTORY
  • TEACHING A TOPIC/LEARNING OUTCOME IN FIRST JC HISTORY

MARCH (DATE TO BE CONFIRMED): LEAVING CERT AND JUNIOR CERT STUDENT SEMINARS

LEAVING CERT

  • ESSAY TOPICS

JUNIOR CERT

  • PREPARATION FOR ALL SECTIONS OF THE EXAM

7TH MAY: JUNIOR CYCLE TABLE QUIZ

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.