Teachmeet Cavan

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The first Teachmeet to be held in Cavan, Ireland has been scheduled for October 16th 2015 #tmCavan #tmcesi #edchatie


Presentation from the evening are shared in the folder Teachmeet Cavan Presentation

Photographs from the evening can be viewed in the folder Teachmeet Cavan DropBox

Fun at the Photobooth was recorded in the TMCavan Photobooth DropBox

The Twitter timeline for #tmCavan is collated in Chirpstory #TMCAVAN

Here is a list of presenters and the topics they shared with us - thanks to all the preparation done on our behalf!

  • Aoife Moore, Karen Fitzgerald, Helen Brouder - Teacher Kit
  • Aoife Ní Dhea, Ailbhe Forde, Joanne Jackson - AudioBoom as Assessment Tool
  • Ashlene Kinnear - Screencasting: Video Tutorials in Teaching & Learning
  • Brian Carolan - Calm in the classroom
  • Catherine Fox - "EU - ing" your school €€€
  • Ciara Flynn - Classroom Assessment Techniques - Socrative
  • Dave Ganly - Challenges of implementing tech in our schools (focus on iPads)
  • Evin O'Meara - Foley Movie Sound Effects
  • Hassan Dabbagh - Build it but they may not come - a year without Paper
  • Mags Amond - Bean a' Tí (agus rudaí eile!)
  • Mary Jo Bell - Evernote
  • Michelle Mannix - ICT in Junior Infants classroom - movie
  • Miriam Judge - MiCOOL - Erasmus+ Project - Tablet Technologies
  • Paul Knox - Inclusive approaches / Playworks
  • Savina Donohoe - Cavan County Museum
  • Stephen Howell - Microsoft Mini-Keynote
  • Susan Nic Reamoinn - Robotics for Infants
  • Tony Riley - Go Noodle
*and in a "family hold back" time restraint move, we DIDN'T have Cara McDermott (Vine), Nigel Lane (Digital Record of Students work), Breeda Corcoran (Mathletes & Khan Academy) and Cormac Cahill (Digital Storytelling) - they'll be up first next time...

What is a Teachmeet? In addition to Dughall's overview on the wiki front page, here is a short cartoon from us...

Organising volunteers and CESI members - Breeda Corcoran, Catherine Fox, Cara McDermott, Mags Amond and Tony Riley
Venue - Cavan Institute Block A, Cathedral Road, Cavan Town, H12 E426
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Parking will be free at Cavan Institute on Friday night, and on Saturday morning for the PowerUp workshops
Sign up to register to attend at our Eventbrite page
Sign up to add your self to the presenters lottery by filling in this form
Find your way to Cavan
Accommodation in Cavan

Programme - times are approximate!
7pm Doors open, Refreshments
7.30 Presentations Part 1
7.45 Soap Box breakouts
8.15 Presentations Part 2
9pm Close 9.30 - TeachEat in the Orchard Bar, Drumalee, Cavan @Orchard_Bar

FUN (or deadly competition if you are so inclined - free raffle and Bingo with fab prizes from Athlone Education Centre, Microsoft, Eason Cavan, O'Brien Press, Cogs the Brain Store

And just for fun