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School of Education Lunch Time Research Seminar Series 2014/2015

2nd October 2014 Marita Kerin A Perfect Pitch? The Pedagogy of Performance
30th October 2014 Guest speakers: Prof Michael Kamen & Prof Stephen Marble 'Supporting Interdisciplinary Inquiry Pedagogy with Pre-service Teachers'
27th November 2014 Dr Ann Devitt, Dr Joe Condon, Ms Gene Dalton, Ms Jane O'Connell 'An maith leat Gaeilge? An analysis of variation in primary pupil attitudes to Gaeilge in the Growing Up in Ireland study'
29th January 2015 Ms Melanie Ní Dhuinn 'Family-School Connections; an Irish post-primary perspective'
3rd March 2015 Joanne Profetto-McGrath, University of Alberta

'Questioning: A Critical Thinking Development Strategy'

26th March 2015

Ms Genevieve Murray


'From the school yard to the staff room' exploring the bullying phenomenon with post primary teachers in Ireland'

30th April 2015 Dr Colette Murphy  
28th May 2015 Ms Helen Heneghan 'Enhancing Primary/Elementary Teachers Capacity to Implement Effective Differentiated Reading in Irish and US Schools'
25th June 2015 Dr Carmel O'Sullivan  

Podcasts Lunch Time Seminar Series 2014/2015

No 1: A Perfect Pitch? The Pedagogy of Performance presented by Martia Kerin, School of Edcuation, Trinity College Dublin


No.2: Supporting Interdisciplinary Inquiry Pedagogy with Pre-service Teachers' presented by Prof Michael Kamen & Prof Stephen Marble, Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas


No 3: 'An maith leat Gaeilge?' An analysis of variation in primary pupil attitudes to Gaeilge in the Growing Up in Ireland study.
Presented by Dr Joe Condon (DIT), Ms Gene Dalton (TCD), Dr Ann Devitt (TCD), Ms Jane O'Connell (TCD) & Ms Melanie Ni Dhuinn. PowerPoint presentation HERE [PDF]

School of Education Schedule of Research Seminars 2013/14




26th September 2013

Dr Colette Murphy

Vygotsky - The Mozart of Psychology

24th October 2013

Maija Salokangas

Autonomy in English Academy schools: rhetoric and reality

28th November 2013 Dr Andrew Loxley & Dr John Walsh 'The Hunt Report: Yes another Irish Solution to yet another Irish Problem?'
30th January 2014 Dr Aidan Seery, Dr Andrew Loxley & Dr John Walsh 'Postdoctoral Researchers' Lives'
6th March 2014 Dr Conor Mc Guckin & Dr Lucie Corcoran 'Cyberbullying: Myths & Reality'
27th March 2014 Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin 'Developing problem solving approaches within the project maths classroom - Initial Research Findings'
29th May 2014 Dr Michael Shevlin 'Examining Case Study Research WIthin a Longitudinal Study: Some Reflections'
19th June 2014 Dr Carmel O'Sullivan '12 New Subtypes Within Autism Spectrum Disorder'

Events 2013 - 2014

RISE Research Group 21st May 2014 Education in the 21st Century: Student Perspectives on Junior Cycle Reform
Dr Ann Devitt & School of Languages & Education 14th November 2013 One Voice For Languages
Dr Carmel O'Sullivan & Aspire - Two Day Conference 9th November 2013 Challenging DSM-5
Dr Carmel O'Sullivan - AERG Research Group 18th July 'The Edge' by Edward Bond
Hosted by REAMS in association with CAVE Research Group 12th June 2014 Exploring Difference & Diversity in Irish Higher Education 2013
Dr Michael Shevlin / Dr Paula Flynn -IES Reseacrch Group 6th June 2013 Inter-University Symposium
Dr Colette Murphy - RISE Research Group 22nd May 2013 Education in the 21st Century: Philosophy, Aims and Opportunities Associated with Junior Cycle Reform

Events of 2012 - 2013

Professor Lucy Green, University of London (AERG) Title: Informal Music Practices and Formal Music Education: Some Illustrations from the Classroom and Studio.
The Arts Education Research Group: Guest singer songwriter Ralph Mc Tell Informal learning and the biography of place (habitus and field) & artistic biography and how it impacts on artistic output

Previous Events of 2011 - 2012

Dr.Michael Shevlin, School of Education, Trinity College Dublin. Inclusion in Education and Society (IES) Examining Theory & Practice in Inclusive Education
Prof. Michael James Grenfell, Ms. Marita Kerin & Dr. Carmel O'Sullivan. Trinity College Dublin. Arts in Education Research Group (AERG) Launch of Research Arts Group

Previous Events of 2010 - 2011

Professor Marie Mc Carthy, School of Music, Theatre and Dance, University of Mitchigan Arts Education and Social Transformation: Imagining a Better World
Elan Sicroff The Music of Thomas de Hartmann
Professor Lizbeth Goodman, UCD Chair of Creative Technology Innovation Building the Ark - Designing Inclusive and Accessible Learning Spaces Live and Online


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Last updated 26 February 2015