ATAI National Meeting - May 2017

MAY ATAI National Meeting

The ATAI National Meeting will be held on May 20th in the Hugh Lane Gallery Dublin from 2pm-4:30pm.

There will be a tour of the Francis Bacon studio with reference to the online resource from 12-1pm (meet in the foyer at 11:45). Places are limited so please contact the ATAI secretary to book your place.

The agenda will include decisions on


ATAI & NCAD Letterpress Workshop


ATAI & NCAD Letterpress Workshop

Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th of April 2017

Are you looking to re- engage in an artistic practice or to learn a new skill? 

Reminder: New LC Assessment Framework - Region meetings

New Leaving Cert Assessment Framework Teach Meet - Cork & Tipperary Region meetings

Wednesday February 15th 2017

See your newsletter or ATAI Facebook for times, location & contact details.

Leaving Certificate Art Design Component Seminar

PDST are delighted to offer a seminar entitled: 'Leaving Certificate Art Design Component'

The seminar will cover:

Free Portrait Sculpture CPD Workshop (Dublin)

Date: 4th February 

Number of Attendees: 15 participants

Time: 10.30 am to 2pm , including 30mins lunch break.

Location: Blackrock Education Centre, Kill Avenue, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin

"A portrait sculpture demonstration with contemporary sculptor, Liz O'Kane.

Part-Time Opportunities In Junior Cycle For Teachers Schools’ Support Services

Junior Cycle for Teachers (JCT) is a Department of Education and Skills teacher support service hosted

by Monaghan Education Centre. JCTs aim is to support schools in their implementation of the new

Framework for Junior Cycle through the provision of appropriate high quality continuing professional

development for school leaders and teachers and the provision of effective teaching and learning resources.

JCT currently has a number of part-time Associate opportunities nationally in the areas of:

Important information from the SEC:

There may be members out there that may not be aware of the new arrangements for Leaving Certificate Art in 2018, particularly those who are teaching outside of the regular school timetable. It is very important that they are made aware of the implications of the changes.

6 day CPD tour to Florence - last chance to book

Last chance to book 6 day CPD tour to Florence from 19 - 24 February 2017! Fully guided tour to include visits to the Uffizi Gallery, Academia, Museo dell' Opera del Duomo , Santa Croce, Duomo and many other sites.

Open to all art teachers, friends and families.

Contact for details.


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