SENIOR CYCLE BUSINESS

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE

 

Documents providing guidance and information for Leaving Certificate 2020 / 2021 were recently published by the Department of Education and Skills. These documents outline very important information in relation to mediating curriculum and changes to assessment for 2020/2021. The documents offer key information relating to assessment arrangements, final examinations and much more.  Full details can be found at www.gov.ie

Returning to school:

Guidance on learning and school programmes for post primary school leaders and teachers available on https://www.gov.ie/en/publication/7acad-reopening-our-post-primary-schools/
Assessment Arrangements:  Assessment Arrangements for Junior Cycle and Leaving Certificate 2021 available on  https://www.education.ie/en/Schools-Colleges/Information/Curriculum-and-Syllabus/assessment-arrangements-junior-cycle-and-leaving-certificate-examinations-2021.pdf

 

 

WELCOME

 

Resource Link 

 

 

Online Marking, Examination Paper Design and Stationery Design 2020

 

 

Please find link on the State Examination Commission 

https://www.examinations.ie/?l=en&mc=ex&sc=om

 


Continuous Professional Development CPD

 

 


Business Workshop March 2019 Powerpoint Presentation

 

Please find the Business Workshop Powerpoint Presentation

 

 


Register for Updates - Business Teachers   

 

Register your details with the PDST Business so that we can keep you up to date with all the latest news and information please complete this form


 

New - Legislation Updates

Please see the information on the circular on the link below relating to the legislation on the syllabus.

Circular 0033/2018

Please see the information on the updated guidelines below from the NCCA relating to the legislation on the syllabus

Updated guidelines

 

 

Subject Analysis Spreadsheet

 

Click here to download a copy of the 2019 subject analysis spreadsheet for Business

 

 

New - Business Game

 

What do the initials stand for

 

How to make your own game

 


 

 

The European Commission

 

A list of materials currently in stock for secondary schools is available here.

All resources are free-of-charge.

For more information please also visit the Teachers' Corner on the Europa website: http://europa.eu/teachers-corner/index_en.htm

To order resources, please contact us:
Email eu-ie-info-request@ec.europa.eu

 

The European Commission is organising an on-line video competition to attract young talents to the construction sector. Submit a short video showcasing your innovative project, vision, or idea for the construction sector and take your chance to win a smartphone and gain visibility at European level.

Please click here for details.


 

For School Based Support
 

All schools can apply for subject based support.

 To avail of school based support for Business: Follow this link to our online form.

 

For Additional Support

 

The Business Studies Teachers Association of Ireland (BSTAI) also provide continuing professional development courses, seminars and an annual conference to suppot post-primary Business teachers in Ireland.  For further information, please go to www.bstai.ie

 

New - Business Website

 

A new online resource for teachers and students of Leaving Certificate Business and Economics, which has been developed jointly by Banking & Payments Federation Ireland (BPFI) and the Business Studies Teachers’ Association of Ireland (BSTAI).The site is available at www.businesseducation.ie .

 

PDST Contact

 

Esther Herlihy is the Administrator for Business and is  based in Navan Education Centre, Athlumney, Navan, Co. Meath.  She can be contacted by phone on 046 9078382. The e-mail address for Business is business@pdst.ie