Uversity’s Scholarships

Uversity’s Scholarships

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Uversity’s Scholarships are for adult learners to acquire a Bachelor’s Degree for the first time that will help transform their lives and the lives of those around them. Scholarships enable…
How To Write Your First College Essay

How To Write Your First College Essay

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For many students, writing their first college essay can seem a daunting task. Often simply reading the title can make you feel like the Leaving Cert was a doddle! You’re…
Power of Disability

Power of Disability

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The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) and AHEAD present the Power of Disability conference. This two day Power of Disability conference will include discussions, presentations and feedback sessions encouraging…
Education Indicators 2020

Education Indicators 2020

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The Minister for Education Norma Foley TD and Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science recently announced the publication of Education Indicators 2020  — a special report which…
Young Irish Students Performing Well in Science & Maths

Young Irish Students Performing Well in Science & Maths

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Young Irish Students Performing Well in Science & Maths TIMSS (Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study) is one of the world’s largest studies in education. The study, which is…
‘AT Hive’ – An Assistive Technology Resource.

‘AT Hive’ – An Assistive Technology Resource.

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Assistive Technology, or AT, can be a new concept for some so AT Hive was created, to help people with disabilities in work and education settings, to explore AT and how it…
Fight the Power! Climate Change Education

Fight the Power! Climate Change Education

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Fight the Power! Climate Change Education: According to the UN, Climate Change is the defining issue of our time and we are at a defining moment. “From shifting weather patterns…
AHEAD Journal – Call for Papers

AHEAD Journal – Call for Papers

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AHEAD Journal – Call for Papers: If you are a student or professional interested in the field of Inclusive Education and Employment, then AHEAD want to hear from you. AHEAD…
Childcare Courses

Childcare Courses

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Childcare courses give learners a unique opportunity to help shape the minds of the next generation. “The child,” wrote William Wordsworth, “is the father of the man.” The sentiment is…
Third European Education Summit: Digital Education Transformation

Third European Education Summit: Digital Education Transformation

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The COVID-19 pandemic has caused widespread disruption to education and training provision by schools, higher education institutions, early childhood education and care (ECEC), vocational and non-formal education centres, across Europe.…
Insight Hosts First Irish Virtual Reality Classroom

Insight Hosts First Irish Virtual Reality Classroom

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Insight’s Lukasz Porwol and Education and Public Engagement (EPE)  Manager Brendan Smith hosted the first Irish virtual reality classroom last week. Using Altspace VR by Microsoft and using Oculus headsets…
The Internationalist

The Internationalist

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The Internationalist is a podcast series from The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) that takes on the current debates in higher education. Season 1 addresses the question – how have…
Fulbright Irish Awards 2021-2022 Launched

Fulbright Irish Awards 2021-2022 Launched

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The Fulbright Irish Awards 2021-2022  were launched this week to provide opportunities for passionate Irish and EU students, scholars and professionals to undertake programmes and collaborate with experts at a…
Recognising Learning and Promoting Inclusion

Recognising Learning and Promoting Inclusion

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The Refugee Education Initiatives 2 (REIs 2) consortium are organising an online workshop “Recognising Learning and Promoting Inclusion: conversations on access to university in Europe for refugees and displaced people”…
Empowerment and Partnership in Student Engagement

Empowerment and Partnership in Student Engagement

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The National Student Engagement Programme, Quality and Qualifications Ireland and StudentSurvey.ie are hosting an online conference ‘Empowerment and Partnership in Student Engagement’ on Tue, 24 November 2020 from 11:00 –…
Effective Learning: The Feynman Technique

Effective Learning: The Feynman Technique

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Effective Learning: The Feynman Technique: Effective learning is something all students should strive toward. It’s all well and good taking page after page of lecture notes, highlighting the main points,…