Apple RTC

St Joseph’s Grammar School Donaghmore named as an Apple Regional Training Centre

Domhnach Mór RTC is pleased to announce that it has been recognised as an Apple Regional Training Centre for 2019–2020.

Being selected as an Apple Regional Training Centre highlights our commitment to facilitating training for teachers to develop skills and build confidence to use Apple technology in the classroom. Domhnach Mór Apple RTC is a bilingual training centre and will deliver a range of courses in both Irish and English. 

“Our status as an Apple Regional Training Centre is another important development in our commitment to deliver high quality staff training that makes a real difference to the children in the classroom.  I am delighted too that we will be able to facilitate educators from both within our own school and from within the wider local area.”

Apple Regional Training Centres create a community to share best practice and support teaching staff to attain Apple Teacher status, a professional learning programme designed to support and celebrate educators.

Teachers from across the region can attend courses to build knowledge and skills and earn badges to achieve Apple Teacher recognition.

Across Ireland and Great Britain, the goals of all Apple Regional Training Centres are to:

  • facilitate training opportunities for teachers to develop skills using Apple technology in the classroom

  • promote Apple in Education and share new products and innovations with educators

  • build Apple Teacher across the region

  • share best practices, build community and inspire excellence.

To find out more, please visit the Apple Teacher website:

https://www.apple.com/uk/education/apple-teacher/

Customised courses offered this year through our centre will also include 

  • Intreoir chuig iPad / Getting Started with iPad:

  • Evidence Informed Practice with iPad

  • Eispéireas foghlama ar leith ag úsáid an scáileáin glaise / Authentic Learning Experiences using GreenScreen

  • Coding with Swift Playgrounds

  • Evidence Informed Practice

  • Saving Time and Reducing Workload

  • iPad in Foundation/Keystage 1 (Irish Medium)

  • IPad in Keystage 2 (Irish Medium)

  • Improving Literacy Outcomes with Technology

 

You can follow us via our Eventbrite page at https://domhnachmor.eventbrite.ie or follow us on Twitter.

If you have any further questions please feel free to our RTC Manager Mr Dessie Tennyson on scoiliosaefdomhnachmor@gmail.com

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