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Summer CPD Courses for Teachers 2021 - ENROLMENT CLOSED

Schooldays are offering six online CPD courses for teachers during summer 2021.
All our courses will run in accordance with the Department of Education and Skills criteria and will qualify for EPV days.

Supporting Wellbeing through Mindful Communications - €79

Would you like to enhance the wellbeing of teachers and pupils through mindful communications and positive relationships within the school community? This course will provide practical techniques and foster positive professional relationships while also helping to improve the learning outcomes of the pupils in your care.

Nature Based Learning and the Outdoor Classroom - €79

In association with Seed Scholars, this course for Primary School teachers provides foundational information about the history and philosophies underpinning nature-based learning, as well as a host of practical tools, lessons and ideas for how to implement curriculum-aligned, tailored nature-based learning for your school.

The FUNdamentally Moving Classroom - €79

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 - €79

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 - €79

This course explores the benefits of yoga, mindfulness and meditation for both physical and cognitive development of your pupils and provides you with the skills and knowledge to implement the yÓGa4kids programme.  The course also facilitates integrated 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.

Fun with Clay in the Classroom - €79

Would you like to teach the Clay Curriculum with confidence? This course will help you learn and practice the key elements, skills and techniques of clay construction with professional support and will provide help with choosing projects and developing lesson plans for different age groups. Suitable for any teacher of primary school children who wants to take their clay 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

Is there a discount for undertaking more than one course?
1 Course €79, 2 Courses €148, 3 Courses €198

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
Yes, you can download it on completion. This Certificate can be submitted to your principal to claim your 3 EPV days

Are the Summer Courses available to non-teachers? The courses are also open from 1st July to SNAs, Secondary School Teachers, Childcare Workers, Childminders and Parents who feel that they may benefit from the course but the EPV scheme will not apply
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
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Phone: 01 4406608