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Parenting & Education in Ireland

Parents Association Speakers

Catherine O'<span style='text-transform:uppercase;'>C</span><span style='text-transform:lowercase;'>onnor</span>
’Cracking the College Code’ . Catherine O’Connor presents an evening talk for Senior Cycle Parents on preparing for a successful transition from second level to third level designed to empower parents by informing them about the many issues influencing success in the first year of study post Leaving Certificate. Talks are also available for senior cycle students. Email  for more info.
We have a series of 1 to 2 hour talks for parents on various parenting subjects which we can deliver in your school in the evenings. Some examples of talks, which are tailored by age group include: Building a positive connection with your child; The power of encouragement for children/teenagers. Visit our website for more information
Student Enrichment Services
Discover why ‘Student Enrichment Services’ has been invited into hundreds of schools and colleges throughout Ireland to address students in Study Skills. Their one hour talk for parent groups: “Study Skills & Your Child”, has been extremely well received by those who have attended. It’s an amusing, fast moving address that should prove ideal for parent meetings and events.
Sheila O' Malley of Practical Parenting
Sheila O'Malley is available to your school to give a parenting talk with an emphasis on Parenting Tips and Skills. Parenting Talks are highly informative yet enjoyable as the audience is encouraged to get involved and participate. Talks can bet tailored to suit your individual school requirements. View client/parent testimonials
Eating Disorders Support Organisations
Click here for details of Eating Disorder Support organisations if you have concerns about your child or teenager. Some of these organisations will also visit schools to make presentations to class groups
Guest Speakers on <span style='text-transform:uppercase;'>STEM</span>
Is your school looking for speakers for your upcoming AGM / parent evenings or open evenings? Smart Futures is a government-industry programme that provides secondary schools in Ireland with FREE career talks from role models working in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). Find out more here