Post Primary

The State Examinations Commission is conducting a recruitment drive for Post Primary teachers to act as examiners for the 2022 examinations in June 2022.


Details below.


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This terrific article in the Irish Times by PDST Advisors, Eimear Jenkinson and Cormac Davey is a must read!




The Minister for Education Norma Foley TD has announced the publication of the Digital Strategy for Schools to 2027.


The Digital Strategy for Schools to 2027 builds on the achievements and ambition of the previous

In Irish primary and post-primary schools there is an increase in the number of learners whose home language is neither English nor Irish. Scoilnet has curated a comprehensive collection of practical and useful resources for school staff to both

Thank you to all who submitted entries for YEOTY 2022. Receipt of entries has now closed. The judging panel is busy at work and schools will be updated in the coming weeks.


This year's theme is Creating our Future: The

The Educational Research Centre (ERC) is currently seeking to update their lists of Test Administrators ahead of testing in autumn 2022.



PISA, the Programme for International Student Assessment, is a project of the


Get involved in Safer Internet Day this February 8th!



Safer Internet Day takes place on Tuesday, February 8 th and is a brilliant time for schools to promote safer, better internet use. Here

In light of supplementary measures to assist with the availability of substitute teachers at this time, teachers seconded to the PDST have been requested to be available as substitute teachers.


This arrangement commenced on Monday

The Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST) are committed to our ongoing work as research informed and research engaged teacher educators. 


The PDST Research Committee promotes this research culture across the 


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