As we set off on our well desereved summer break from school here's a little date for your back to school diaries, this years conference will be held in Athlone over the weekend of the October 2/3rd, 2015.

Happy Summer everyone.

Catherine Hennessy


Dear Member,

PDST Spring Workshops

Sculpture in the Art Classroom, incorporating Numeracy

This series of evening workshops will provide participants with opportunities to:


National Meeting.

A National Meeting of the ATAI will take place Saturday 7th March 2015.
In the AV theatre, National Museum of Ireland, Collins Barracks, Dublin.
The meeting will take place from 2pm to 4.30pm.
Please confirm attendance by emailing, atai.president@gmail.com.

Hope to see you there,
Catherine Hennessy


We are shocked and saddened by the sudden passing of the wonderful Mr. Paul Ginnis. We extend our deepest sympathies to his family, friends and colleagues.
May his revolutionary and forward-thinking teaching methods live on in our classrooms. RIP

ATAI Study Trip

Dear colleague,

Here is the itinerary for the ATAI Study Trip to Berlin in the February mid-term break. If you are interested in joining the group please send me an email by return as I need to give the travel agency final numbers by Wednesday 21st January at the very latest. Depending on the number of ATAI members, family members and friends who go on the trip the cost will range between €566 and €650 for the flights and 5 nights accommodation.

I do hope you can join us,

Patsey Bodkin

Dublin Branch Christmas Social and Workshop

Dublin Branch Christmas Social & Workshop with Julianna Szabö

The Caretaker Committee of the Dublin ATAI branch would like to thank all of our attendees for coming to our Paper-Cut Christmas Decoration workshop and Christmas social with mulled wine and mince pies in Collins Barracks on Saturday December 6th.

Dublin Branch Social & Workshop

Dublin Branch Christmas Workshop & Social

The Dublin ATAI Branch invites you to a Paper-Cut Christmas Decoration workshop with illustrator and graphic designer, Julianna Szabö in Collins Barracks. The workshop will be followed by our Christmas social with mulled wine and mince pies.

Date: Saturday December 6th
Location: Education room in Collins Barracks
Workshop Time: 1pm – 3pm
Mulled wine and mince pies from 3-4pm

AGM 2014

Dear Art Teachers,


This year's AGM will take place in the National Museum of Ireland: Decorative Arts & History, Collins Barracks, Benburb Street, Dublin 7, at 2pm on the 29th of November. Should you wish to attend please email atai.president@gmail.com with an expression of interest.

Hope to see you there.


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