Department of Adult & Community Education participates at European Vocational Skills Week – EC-OECD Forum
Stakeholders converged in Vienne to discuss topics from the major trends impacting the future of VET to the importance of developing transversal skills.
Date: Friday, 09 November 2018
Publication of the Test and Validation Report of 'Enhancing Competitiveness of Microenterprises in Rural Areas.
Date: Monday, 05 November 2018
The MICRO project has collected primary research to identify the propensity of rural micro-entrepreneurs to engage in training to sustain and grow their micro-enterprises.
Date: Tuesday, 30 October 2018
MICRO project is promoting growth and employment in rural areas by leveraging under-utilised EU opportunities and is promoting greater participation in the EU Single Market by micro-enterprises.
Date: Tuesday, 16 October 2018
New Research Centre for Public Education at Maynooth University reaffirms leadership role in Irish education studies
Maynooth University today reaffirms its position as the country’s foremost provider of education studies with the announcement of a new Research Centre for Public Education and Pedagogy and the first BSc in Mathematics and Computer Science for future teachers.
Date: Monday, 15 October 2018
The Department of Adult and Community Education congratulate Dr Eilish Dillon and Dr Martin Meagher on their graduation from the Doctorate in Higher and Adult Education programme in Maynooth University.
Date: Thursday, 27 September 2018
Dr Camilla Fitzsimons launches Purpose, People, Process: Community Education in Donegal 2018. Research commissioned by the Donegal Education and Training Board and carried out by Liam McGlynn and Jacqui Gage.
Date: Thursday, 02 August 2018
The final conference took place for the Erasmus + project Unlocking Freedom through Adult Education at the Gibson Hotel Dublin on Monday 25th June 2018. Delegates representing disability agencies, service users, universities and adult education organisations attended.
Date: Thursday, 05 July 2018
Inaugural Lifelong Learning Advocacy Summer School launched with Maynooth University Adult & Community Education
The inaugural Lifelong Learning Advocacy Summer School, organised by national adult education organisation Aontas and Maynooth University, was launched in June 2018. The school seeks to equip attendees with the skills to advocate for adult learners in their respective countries, build an understanding of adult and community education in an Irish context, and to network with other education practitioners.
Date: Wednesday, 04 July 2018
Courses commence: Sept. 2018 in Maynooth University. Application Extended Closing Date is Fri. 20 July 2018.
Date: Monday, 04 June 2018