Senior Cycle Economics

WELCOME

 

Welcome and thank you for visiting the PDST Economics Site. The PDST Economics team incorporates Economics in providing high-quality professional development and support that empowers teachers and schools to provide the best possible education for all pupils/students. The site is designed to give you information about a range of supports and professional developments provided by the PDST. Please feel free to browse through the sections. 



Registration for Updates - EconomicsTeachers   

 

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


 

Economics - New Specification Workshops

 

The purpose of this seminar is:

 

  • To introduce participants to the new Economics specification with a focus on an inquiry-based approach to teaching and learning.
  • To encourage teacher collaboration in engaging with and implementing the new specification in their classrooms. 

 

Substitution cover will be provided.

 

Registration:

To book your place at the workshop go to PDST Event booking http://www.pdst.ie/onlinebooking

As places are limited, book early to avoid disappointment

Please circulate to all Economics teachers in your school

 

 

 


Economics Subject Analysis Spreadsheet

 

Click here to find the 2018 Economics Subject Analysis Spreadsheet

 

 

Young Economist of the Year 2019

 

 

Click here to download a copy of this document

Click here to find details of previous Young Economist of the Year competitions

 

 

New - Business Website

 

A new online resource for teachers and students of Leaving Certificate Business and Economics  www.businesseducation.ie .

 

For School Based Support

 

All schools can apply for subject based support. Follow this link to our online school based support application form

 

For Additional Support

 

The Business Studies Teachers Association of Ireland (BSTAI) also provide continuing professional development courses, seminars and an annual conference to support the Business suite of subjects. Log onto: www.bstai.ie

 

 

PDST CONTACT DETAILS

 

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