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Summer CPD Courses for Teachers



Schooldays will be offering five online CPD courses for teachers during summer 2020. All our courses will run in accordance with the Department of Education and Skills criteria and qualify for EPV days.

Check out our courses below and 'Register your Interest' if you would like us to let you know when courses become available for registration.


Teacher Communications: Building the school community dialog



Would you like practical techniques to foster positive professional relationships? Are you a young teacher wanting to start out on the right footing with everyone in your school community? Are you in school management and need to address communication in your SSE? Then this is the course for you..



The FUNdamentally Moving Classroom



Have you ever wondered what difference 5 minutes a day can make for your whole school? During this course you will gain access to a unique school wide programme on physical literacy which aids academic achievement, and creative problem-solving skills.



Teaching Environmental Awareness in the Classroom



Designed specifically for Primary Teachers, in association with enviroKids Workshops, this course will share teaching materials and knowledge gained from delivering environmental workshops to Primary Schools throughout the country. The course will provide teachers with new knowledge of our environment and explore relevant enviromental issues in our world today.



Yoga4Kids: Learning, Mindfulness, Wellness & Fun



This course will explore the benefits of yoga, mindfulness and meditation for both physical and cognitive development of your pupils and provide you with the skills and knowledge to implement the yÓGa4kids programme.  The course will also facilitate integrate yoga teaching and mindfulness into other curricular areas.  At the end of the course you will have a downloadable yÓGa4kids programme to use with your class.



The Art of Clay Construction - teaching with confidence



Would you like to teach the Clay Construction Curriculum with confidence? Would you like to learn and practice the key elements, skills and techniques of clay construction with professional support? Do you need help with choosing projects and developing lesson plans for different age groups that can be delivered to a high standard? This course is for any teacher of primary school children who wants to take their clay construction lessons to the next level.






All our teacher CPD summer courses require approximately 20 hours of study and you need a PC or Smart Device and speakers/earphones to undertake a summer course.

Commonly asked questions
How many summer CPD Courses can I do for EPV days?
1 x Online Teacher Summer Course entitles you to claim 3 EPV days
2 x Online Teacher Summer Courses entitles you to claim 4 EPV days 
3 x Online Teacher Summer Courses entitles you to claim 5 EPV days

How will I receive proof of completion of the summer CPD course for EPV?
 Once your course completion has been validated you will be issued with your CPD course completion certificate within 2 business days. The certificate can then be downloaded from the online learning system and in the case of teachers can be presented as proof of the right to EPV days during the school year.

Will I get a certificate of completion of my Teacher Summer Courses from Schooldays.ie?
Yes, you can download it on completion. This Certificate can be submitted to your principal to claim your 3 EPV days

Click here for full list of Frequently Asked Questions about our Teacher Summer CPD Courses

Our Support team are on hand to answer all your queries, either by phone or e-mail
Online Forum: Check your Course Homepage
Email: coursesupport@schooldays.ie
Phone: 01 4406608



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