Junior Cycle - Science



Events Calendar



Welcome to the CPD opportunities page for Junior Cycle Science.  Please refer to the the following calendar for upcoming CPD events. An online calendar will be available shortly.


Autumn Schedule of Events

Amgen Teach


Registration Process Details


The PDST will run three Amgen Teach workshops in 2014 – 2015. The first workhop will take place in NUIM on the 18th October 2014. Registration and course workshop details can be accessed at the links below. 

These workshops are suitable for those teachers wishing to gain skills and content knowledge for the new Junior Cycle Science.



Do your students have difficulty with the concepts of electricity?

Registration  at this link.


This course will explore different teaching strategies for the teaching of electricity.

Included on the night:

· IBL experiments and demonstrations

· Explaining Physics jargon to your students

· Analogies that can be used the classroom

Participants are invited to bring along any piece of relevant equipment or equipment that they want to inquire about. This course is suitable for teachers of Junior Science


Date Time Education Centre
14/10/2014  7pm - 9pm Galway Education Centre
06/11/2014 7pm - 9pm Cork Education Centre
20/10/2014 7pm - 9pm Blackrock Education Centre
21/10/2014 7pm - 9pm Tralee Education Centre
21/10/2014 7pm - 9pm Kilkenny Education Centre
22/10/2014 7pm - 9pm Limerick Education Centre
23/10/2014 7pm - 9pm Athlone Education Centre
23/10/2014 7pm - 9pm Navan Education Centre
17/11/2014 7pm - 9pm Drumcondra Education Centre


Registration  at this link.