Details of our Summer 2019 programme are now available on our website. Our online payments system goes live on April 29th at 5.00 p.m. We are no longer accepting postal applications for our summer courses.
To download the application form for our 2018 summer courses please click here.
We are currently finalising details of our 2018 Summer Programme. The Summer Programme will be available immediately after the Easter Holidays. Please check the website for course details and the application form early in the week of 9th April 2018.
The Numicon Introductory Session is now Fully Booked!
TUAM EDUCATION CENTRE
IONAD OIDEACHAIS THUAMA
List of Autumn Courses 2017
N.B. Booking in advance is essential for the following courses/workshops. This can be done by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 093 25877.
Course Title: LÁMH Module 1 & Module 1 Add-On Cost: €45 & €26
This module takes place over 2 consecutive Saturdays and will give participants the ability to use 100+ Lámh signs and to communicate effectively with a Lámh user. This is available to teachers, SNAs and other professionals who work in an environment where Lámh is used. There is a €45 & €26 charge for these workshop to cover the cost of the following materials:
- Combined Module One Handbook and Sign book
- Membership of Lámh Signs Online www.lamhsigns.org
- Module One Certificate
- Registration on the Lámh Module One database
Venue: Tuam Education Centre
Dates & Times: Module 1 (Cost €45): Saturday 20th January 2018 09:30 am – 4:30pm &
Module 1 Add-On (Cost €26): Saturday 27th January 2018 09:30 – 1:30pm
Course Title: Using Yoga & Mindfulness in the Classroom Cost: €40
This is a 5 week course which will follow the outline of our very successful Summer Course, Using Yoga & Meditation in the classroom. Dates are outlined below and participants must pay the complete course fee. It is not possible to pay per session.
Venue: Tuam Yoga & Pilates Studio, Galway Road, Tuam.
Facilitator: Charlotte Farragher
Dates: Thursday 9th, 16th, 23rd & 30th November & 7th December. Time: 3:30pm – 4:40pm.
Course Title: NUMICON Introductory Session (2.5 hours) Cost: NIL
Numicon is a multi-sensory maths teaching programme using Numicon maths shapes in a series of practical teaching activities. The Maths Shapes give learners insight into number values and relationships in a way not provided by written numerals. Learners develop their own mental imagery as they combine and compare the shapes to do arithmetic in a series of practical activities. This session will provide practical information on using Numicon and is available to teachers and SNAs. Materials are provided to participants for the duration of the introductory session.
Date & Venue to be confirmed. It is expected this workshop will take place approx. 3:30pm – 6:00pm.
Please contact Tuam Education Centre to reserve a place on this workshop.
The full list of Summer Courses for 2017 has been published to our website. These courses cannot be booked on line so please print out the booking form and return it with course fee where applicable to, Aidan Burke, Director, Tuam Education Centre, @ St Patrick’s Primary School, Dublin Rd, Tuam.
To download the full list of courses for our Spring Programme 2016, please click here. All courses are free and can be booked on this website by going to the Course Booking page.