Pupils sail through the Explorer’s Education Programme

The Marine Institute will introduce the Explorer’s Education Programme to primary schools in Galway, Mayo, Clare, Cork and Waterford this school year, teaching children the importance of our ocean through saltwater aquariums in classrooms, seashore safaris, marine projects, marine workshops and special science and art projects. http://bit.ly/2c8lN2D

School Mentorship Programme currently seeking applicants

The Centre for School Leadership (CSL) is currently seeking mentors nationwide for their School Mentorship Programme. Primary school principals with at least 5 years experience or retired principals who are no more than 2 years retired, can apply to be a mentor for 2016/2017. http://www.cslireland.ie/en/apply-to-be-a-mentor.html  

Get a free tree for your school!

The Tree Council of Ireland, in conjunction with Tetra Pack, are giving away 1,000 free trees to schools to celebrate Tetra Pack Tree Day on 6 October 2016. To get your free tree just follow the link and sign up! http://www.treeday.ie/pledgepage.php  

Free trees for Donegal schools!

“The Tree Council of Ireland is calling on primary schools in Donegal to get involved in in Tetra Pak Tree Day. The theme of this year’s campaign is “Tell me How to Make a Difference” and it will see over 1,000 Rowan tree saplings being made available for primary schools through the website, www.treeday.ie“. http://bit.ly/2cljL2ah