History Alive Conference 2021

Here you will find all of the presentations and resources from the PDST History Alive 2021 Online Conference, held on March 20th 2021.

 

If you missed the conference feel free to view the presentations below.

 

#HistoryAlive2021

 

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Topic

Speaker

Presentations and Resources

The Irish Civil War and emotive and controversial history

Professor Diarmaid Ferriter - Professor of Modern Irish History UCD and member of

the Expert Advisory Group on Commemorations

History Hub

Glasnevin Cemetery: Resources for Exploring the Past 

Michelle O’Connor - Education Officer Glasnevin Cemetery 

Glasnevin Cemetery website

 

Glasnevin Cemetery Conference Slides

Visual Thinking Strategies in the History classroom

Kieran Gallagher - PDST Art Advisor

VTS History Resources and Links

and

VTS History Conference Slides

Getting the Most From Scoilnet

Patrick Coffey - Scoilnet

Scoilnet Conference Slides

The Military Archives: Acquiring, Preserving and making available the documentary heritage of the Defence Forces and the Department of Defence

Noelle Grothier - Military Archives - Head of Private and Oral History Collections 

The Military Archives PDST Conference Video

Using the Flipped Classroom to support personalised learning in History

Siobhan O’Sullivan - PDST Digital Technologies Advisor

FC in History Conference Slides

Edpuzzle - click continue after every question/comment to continue watching the video.

Wizer Me - to view the worksheet, enter your name (first name and last name) and create a password.  Do not enter an email address.

Mentimeter Feedback 

 

Podcasts referenced during the presentation/suggested by participants:

 

The Bloodied Field Podcast by the GAA
https://open.spotify.com/show/7iDxSZEjimwvzUx8fUG9EN?si=UgSFhjToT4G3ViLhNmFhKQ

 

HERSTORY: Ireland's Epic Women Podcast by RTÉ
https://open.spotify.com/show/5xCQXJzkbmv875AQArws8I?si=gRchOsRlSZWsF3Z9HmRh7w 

 

History Hub's Educational Resources Podcast by History Hub UCD https://open.spotify.com/show/6RKc8mNzNLDl2fA8phqnDq?si=yQQE-NTwTQKMjvZx4qo9mg 

 

History Ireland by History Ireland
https://open.spotify.com/show/3iHJDHFZjxBraEa2bjCmjM?si=zGnTBlGyRyema7bF-3YGjw 

 

Irish History Podcast by Fin Dwyer
https://open.spotify.com/show/2a2URhT3m5IPhb9Xp8dNWo?si=YKVwfTulQxyQhyj5vOCFGw 

 

BBC History Extra by BBC
https://open.spotify.com/show/67EPVbpyjlDxGWsrfzdYu5

 

Three Castles Burning by Donal Fallon
https://open.spotify.com/show/4SSvzXXwTHXhbzY4ovlzgf

 

All are available on Spotify and other podcasting platforms.