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. 


 

Register for Updates - Economics Teachers   

 

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

Professional Learning Community

 

The purpose of this professional learning community is

· To provide a forum for teacher collaboration in areas including the sharing of good practice in teaching and learning and resource development.

 

Please circulate to all Economics teachers in your school

Please bring along a fully charged device.

To book your place, go to PDST event booking www.pdst.ie/onlinebooking

Date

Time

Venue

Monday, 2nd December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Navan Education Centre

Monday, 2nd December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Dublin West Education Centre

Tuesday, 3rd December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Laois Education Centre - CANCELLED

Tuesday, 3rd December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Mayo Education Centre

Thursday, 5th December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Blackrock Education Centre

Monday, 9th December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Donegal Education Centre - CANCELLED

Monday, 9th December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Kildare Education Centre

Tuesday, 10th December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Kilkenny Education Centre

Wednesday, 11th December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Waterford Teachers’ Centre

Wednesday, 11th December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Drumcondra Education Centre

Thursday, 12th December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Limerick Education Centre

Thursday, 12th December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Cork Education Support Centre

Monday, 16th December, 2019

6.00pm — 8.00pm

Galway Education Centre

 

 


Economics New Specification - National Seminar Day 2 Materials

Please click here to access the materials from National Seminar day two

 

 


Economics New Specification - National Seminar Day 1 Materials

Please click here to access the materials from National Seminar day one

 


 

Economics Webinar 

The focus of this webinar is:

 

- reinforcing the key messages of National Seminar Day 1

- advice for teachers for Sept 2019

- input by Dr Brian O'Boyle Phd Economics and lecturer St Angela's, Sligo 

 

Please find the Webinar Link  ttps://pdst.mediasite.com/Mediasite/Play/576dd7b551f341d4835cea4ad9b5a9661d  


 

Economics Resources 

 

Economics Resources


 

https://pdst.ie/youngeconomist

 


YEOTY Professional Development Day for Teachers 

Presentations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resources for Economists, Economics Teachers and Students of Economics

 

https://pdst.ie/sites/default/files/Resources%20for%20Economists_YEOTY_CPD.docx 

 

 


Economics Subject Analysis Spreadsheet

 

Click here to find the 2019 Economics Subject Analysis Spreadsheet

 

 


 

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