Senior Cycle Physics - Events Calendar






Autumn Schedule of Events


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.


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


Practical Experimental Physics Day

Registration  at this link: 


  In this workshop you will have the opportunity to:

· Explore Inquiry Based Learning

· Gain hands-on experience with some of the Mandatory Experiments

· Engage in thought provoking demonstrations

· Acquire expertise in using particular Physics apparatus

· Share resources

· Meet with other Physics teaching colleagues





15th November

9.30am –3.30pm

De La Salle Churchtown, Dublin

15th November

9.30am –3.30pm

Regina Mundi College, Cork


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.

Please refer to the the following calendar for upcoming Physics CPD events by clicking on the    icon. Further details and directions to Physics CPD events can be found by clicking on the relevant PDST CPD event and can be synchronised with your own electronic calendar.