Senior Cycle History


Continuous Professional Development Schedule Autumn 2017 (CPD)

Please register for this event as stated on the flyer. Workshop commence at 9:15am.


Please note a change of venue for the below day. It will now be held in the Athlone Springs Hotel

History Refresher Day 





Continuous Professional Development Schedule Spring 2017 (CPD)

Target Group: - Post-primary Teachers of History


Please register for this event as stated on the flyer. Workshops commence at 9:30am.





For further information on how to register for our courses online, please see the document below


George Boole (1815 - 1864)


November 2nd 2015 is the 200th anniversary year of  George Boole’s birthday.

Cork Education Support Centre on behalf of  ATECI, in conjunction with UCC  and with the help of NAPD, IPPN,PDST, IOP and with generous support from EMC are planning to have every school student in the country doing a lesson based on the work of George Boole on that day.

If you have ideas or suggestions about how you might like to celebrate the centenary in your school or region please email Ruairí Ó Céilleachair at



Resources from is now incorporated into The resource material from past workshops/in-service can be downloaded from .

Registration for History Teachers 

Register your details with the PDST History so that we can keep you up to date with all the latest news and information. Please click here to register.

For School Based Support

All schools can apply for subject based support. To avail of school based support for History: Follow this link to our online form .


For Additional Support

The History Teachers Association of Ireland (HTAI) also provide Continuing Professional Development courses, seminars and an annual conference to support post-primary History teachers in Ireland. PDST collaborate with HTAI. For further information go to


PDST Contact

Karen O' Loughlin is the Administrator and is based in ClareEducation Centre, Government Office, Kilrush Road, Ennis, Co. Clare. 

E-mail address: