Tag Archives: ICT

Clontuskert in National Geographic

St. Augustine’s NS Clontuskert has been mentioned in the National Geographic as part of the international Climate Action Project #ClimateActionP We have been representing Ireland in this project and collaborating with 250 other schools globally to action change against global … Continue reading

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Internet Safety & Cyberbullying Workshop for Parents

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Internet Safety Part 2

Today’s Internet Safety focused on how we act on the Internet. We sometimes call this Internet Etiquette or Netiquette.

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Microsoft Celebration Day

Today we were delighted to welcome Dr. Kevin Marhsall of Microsoft and TD Mary Mitchell O’ Connor to St. Augustine’s N.S. Clontuskert. Joe Lyons from the school’s Board of Management welcomed the guests to the school. Dr. Kevin Marshall is … Continue reading

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Skype for Education with Anil Balakrishnan from Terawe

Today we participated in a Skype for Education with Anil Balakrishnan from Terawe.
He is based in Redmond, Seattle and whilst it was 13.30 here in Ireland it was 05:30 for Anil! What dedication!
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Daily Edventures

Mrs. Murray has been featured on Anthony Salcito’s blog; Daily Edventures. Anthony is Vice President of Education for Microsoft Corporation’s Worldwide Public Sector and oversees the worldwide execution of Microsoft’s vision for education, in addition to its partnership and … Continue reading

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Hour of Code

Today the students of Clontuskert are taking part in the Hour of Code. This is a worldwide movement to show everyone how easy it is to code. Taoiseach Enda Kenny was the first world leader to take part and President … Continue reading

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Clontuskert is shortlisted for the Edublogs Award

What an exciting Tweet we received from our friends @Merry_s_Class this morning telling us our school blog has been shortlisted for the international Edublog Awards 2014! This is a huge honour for our little school and very exciting for the … Continue reading

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Using Creative Commons

We have been discussing the need to use images marked under Creative Commons in class and this blog post from TechSavvyEd has some excellent resources.
http://www.techsavvyed.net/archives/3726

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Clontuskert Tribune October Edition

Check out the Clontuskert Tribune for October. The editors this month were Triggy and Little Star.
Bain taitmeamh as!
October 2014:
Clontuskert Tribune October 2014

Learn about how we create our School Newspaper above. This film was made by Microsoft Partners in Learning.
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